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mɛntmeant

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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Meantperf. and part. pass. of to mean.

    By Silvia if thy charming self be meant;
    If friendship be thy virgin vows extent:
    O! let me in Aminta’s praises join;
    Her’s my esteem shall be, my passion thine. Matthew Prior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Meant

    of Mean

  2. Meant

    imp. & p. p. of Mean

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Meant

    pa.t. and pa.p. of mean (v.t.).

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'meant' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #911

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'meant' in Written Corpus Frequency: #800

Anagrams for meant »

  1. manet

  2. Manet

  3. ament

  4. teman

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of meant in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of meant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of meant in a Sentence

  1. Coco Gauff:

    It meant a lot, there was a lot of pressure when I first came onto the tour and to finally break through to a Grand Slam final felt really great. While I didn’t get the result I wanted, this experience has given me confidence for the next time I am in that position.

  2. Marilyn Monroe:

    The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.

  3. Janet Waddington:

    They could have walked on their feet, which is really important because it meant that they could have supported their own weight.

  4. Lalith Chandrapala:

    Historically El Niño has meant more rains in this region, so we have been making our predictions on those lines.

  5. Commissioner Darren Hine:

    On a day where these children were meant to be celebrating their last day at primary school, instead we are all mourning their loss.

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