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suggest
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unkind

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arithmetic mean
geometric mean
golden mean
harmonic mean
mean calorie
mean deviation
mean solar day
mean square
mean sun
mean time
mean-spirited
root mean square

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• mean Hertz load
平均赫兹荷重。
• mean absolute error
绝对平均误差。
• mean absorption coefficient
平均吸收系数。
• mean activity product
平均活度(乘)积。
• mean amount of information
平均信息量。
• mean annual efficiency
全年平均效率。
• mean annual increment
平均年生长量。
• mean annual precipitation
年平均降水量。
• mean anomaly
[天]平近点角。
• mean arithmetical value
算术平均值。
• mean availability
平均有效性。
• mean axis
(椭球的)中轴[平均轴]。
• mean beam length
(热辐射)气体有效厚度。
• mean brightness
平均亮度。
• mean business
[口]是当真的,不是随便说说的。
• mean calorie
平均卡。
• mean camber
中曲面。
• mean carrier
中间载波。
• mean center difference
平均中心差分。
• mean chord
平均翼弦。
• mean code length
平均电码长度。
• mean coil diameter
簧圈平均直径。
• mean compressive strength
平均抗压强度。
• mean cone distance
平均圆锥距离。
• mean conjugate curve
平均共轭曲线。
• mean continuity
中数连续。
• mean curvature
平均曲率。
• mean daily motion
平均日运动。
• mean density
平均密度。
• mean diameter
二次平均直径。


mean 1

mean的音标和读音:
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mean的词性:
v.(动词)

meant[mμnt] meaningmeans

mean的词性:
v.tr.(及物动词)

1. To be used to convey; denote:
传达意思,表示:

用法与例句:

“‘The question is,’ said Alice, ‘whether you can make words mean so many different things’” (Lewis Carroll)
“‘问题是’,艾丽斯说,‘是否你能够 使词汇具有那么多不同的意思’” (刘易斯·卡罗尔)

2. To act as a symbol of; signify or represent:
意味,象征:作为象征而表现;代表,表示:

用法与例句:

In this poem, the budding flower means youth.
在这首诗中,含苞待放的花朵象征着青春

3. To intend to convey or indicate:
含意,意味:

用法与例句:

“No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous”(Henry Adams)
“没有人说出的话全都是他的本意,而极少有人能把自己的本意全部说出来,因为文字的表达可以很含糊,而人的思想可以停滞”(亨利·亚当斯)

4. To have as a purpose or an intention; intend:
意欲;打算:做为目的或意图而具有;计划:

用法与例句:

I meant to go running this morning, but I overslept.
我今天早晨本打算去跑步,但是我睡过头了

5. To design, intend, or destine for a certain purpose or end:
图谋,企图:为特定的目的或结果设计、打算或预定:

用法与例句:

a building that was meant for storage; a student who was meant to be a scientist.
预定作仓库用的大楼;一名注定成为科学家的学生

6. To have as a consequence; bring about:
造成:作为结果而具有;引起:

用法与例句:

Friction means heat.
摩擦起热

7. To have the importance or value of:
具有重要性或价值:

用法与例句:

The opinions of the critics meant nothing to him. She meant so much to me.
对他来说,批评家们的意见没有任何意义。她对我来说那么重要

mean的词性:
v.intr.(不及物动词)

8. To have intentions of a specified kind; be disposed:
有意做,打算:怀有特定用意;被处置:

用法与例句:

She means well, despite her blunders.
她用意是好的,尽管她因为无知犯了大错误

mean的习惯用语

9. To be in earnest.
急切,迫切

mean的词源:

10. Middle English menen
中古英语 menen

11. from Old English m?nan [to tell of] * see mei-no-
源自 古英语 m?nan [告诉] *参见 mei-no-

【近义词】

meandenoteimportsignify

12. The central meaning shared by these verbs is “to convey a particular idea”:
这些动词共有的中心意思是“解释某个特定的意思”:

用法与例句:

what does the word serendipity mean?
单词serendipity 是什么意思?

13. Pro- may denote “earlier” or “anterior.”
Pro- 可能指“早些”或“在…之前”。

用法与例句:

Philadelphia is the city of brotherly love;
费城是个代表兄弟之爱的城市;

用法与例句:

that is what its name imports.
那就是它的名字所含有的意义。

用法与例句:

A crown signifies royal power.
皇冠表示皇家权力

mean 2

mean的音标和读音:
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mean的词性:
adj.(形容词)

meanermeanest

14. Selfish in a petty way; unkind.
自私的,小气的;无情的

15. Cruel, spiteful, or malicious.
残酷的、可恶的或怀有恶意的

16. Ignoble; base:
卑鄙的:

用法与例句:

a mean motive.
卑鄙的动机

17. Miserly; stingy.
自私的;吝啬的

18. Low in quality or grade; inferior.
品质或等级低劣的;低级的

19. Low in value or amount; paltry:
价值或数量低的;微不足道的:

用法与例句:

paid no mean amount for the new shoes.
这双新鞋价格非常低

20. Common or poor in appearance; shabby:
外表平常或贫穷的;简陋的:

用法与例句:

“The rowhouses had been darkened by the rain and looked meaner and grimmer than ever”(Anne Tyler)
“一排排房屋被雨水浇湿,看上去比以前更加破旧阴暗了”(安妮·泰勒)

21. Low in social status; of humble origins.
社会地位低下的;出身寒微的

22. Humiliated or ashamed.
惭愧的,羞愧的

23. In poor physical condition; sick or debilitated.
身体不好的;有病的,不舒服的

24. Extremely unpleasant or disagreeable:
恼人的,讨厌的:

用法与例句:

The meanest storm in years.
这些天来最讨厌的暴风雨

25. Informal Ill-tempered.
【非正式用语】 脾气坏的

26. Slang
【俚语】

27. Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
难对付的;困难的或麻烦的:

用法与例句:

He throws a mean fast ball.
他掷一个又快又难以应付的球

28. Excellent; skillful:
出色的;熟练的:

用法与例句:

She plays a mean game of bridge.
她桥牌打得非常出色

mean的词源:

29. Middle English
中古英语

30. from Old English gem?ne [common] * see mei- 1
源自 古英语 gem?ne [普通的,平常的] *参见 mei- 1

mean的词性:
adv.(副词)

【近义词】

meanlowbaseabjectignoblesordid

31. These adjectives mean lacking in the elevation or dignity or falling short of the standards befitting human beings.
这些形容词都是有缺乏尊严或不符合人类的道德标准的含义。

32. Mean suggests pettiness; it may also connote traits such as spite or niggardliness:
Mean 有心胸狭窄的含义,同时也指带有恶意或吝啬:

用法与例句:

“chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort” (Shakespeare).
“被那种狭窄的野心憋得透不过气来” (莎士比亚)。

用法与例句:

“Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own” (J.M. Barrie). Something low violates standards of morality, ethics, or propriety:
“千万不要和比你自己的动机更恶毒的对手较量” (J.M.巴里)。Low 的人(或事)违背道德、伦理和礼貌的标准:

用法与例句:

low cunning;
卑劣的狡诈;

用法与例句:

a low trick.
卑劣的恶作剧。

33. Base suggests a contemptible, mean-spirited, or selfish lack of human decency:
Base 指思想卑鄙,让人蔑视,缺乏人类的自尊:

用法与例句:

“that liberal obedience, without which your army would be a base rabble” (Edmund Burke).
“那心甘情愿的服从;如果没有它,你们的军队将是一群卑鄙的乌合之众” (爱德蒙·伯克)。

34. Abject means brought low in condition; it often indicates starkness or hopelessness:
Abject 多指因处于严酷、无望的状态下导致的卑鄙行为:

用法与例句:

abject submission;
可鄙的屈服;

用法与例句:

abject poverty.
可鄙的贫穷。

35. Ignoble means lacking those qualities, such as elevated moral character, that give human beings distinction of mind and soul:
Ignoble 指缺乏那些使人类思想、心灵和精神高贵的品格,如很高的道德水准:

用法与例句:

“For my part I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part” (Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.).
“至于我,我认为一些罪犯的脱逃比政府扮演不光彩角色的罪行还要轻” (小奥立佛·文德尔·霍姆)。

36. Sordid suggests foul, repulsive degradation:
Sordid 表示令人厌恶的卑鄙:

用法与例句:

“It is through art . . . that we can shield ourselves from the sordid perils of actual existence” (Oscar Wilde).
“是艺术…使我们能够避开现实世界卑鄙、肮脏的危险” (奥斯卡·王尔德)

mean 3

mean的音标和读音:
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mean的词性:
n.(名词)

37. Something having a position, quality, or condition midway between extremes; a medium.
中等:在位置、品质、条件上处于两极端中间的;中庸适度

38. Mathematics
【数学】

39. A number that typifies a set of numbers, such as a geometric mean or an arithmetic mean.
中数:代表一组数的一个数,如几何中数或算术中数

40. The average value of a set of numbers.
平均值

41. Logic The middle term in a syllogism.
【逻辑学】 三段论的中项

42. means (used with a sing. or pl. verb)A method, a course of action, or an instrument by which an act can be accomplished or an end achieved.
means (与单数或复数动词连用)方法,手段:用于完成一个行动或取得一个结果的方法、手段或工具

43. means (used with a pl. verb)
means (与复数动词连用)

44. Money, property, or other wealth:
金钱,财产或其他富:

用法与例句:

You ought to live within your means.
你应该量力为出

45. Great wealth:
巨大财富:

用法与例句:

a woman of means.
富婆

mean的词性:
adj.(形容词)

46. Occupying a middle or intermediate position between two extremes.
居中的,中间的;中庸的

47. Intermediate in size, extent, quality, time, or degree; medium.
中等的:在两极端之间占具中间位置的,居中的

mean的习惯用语

48. Without fail; certainly.
当然;当然可以

49. In any way possible; in any case:
用尽各种可能的办法;无论如何:

用法与例句:

not by any means an easy opponent.
无论如何也不是一个容易的对手

50. With the use of; owing to:
使用;由于:

用法与例句:

They succeeded by means of patience and sacrifice.
他们靠耐心和牺牲而取得了成功

51. In no sense; certainly not:
并没有;绝不:

用法与例句:

This remark by no means should be taken lightly.
这次讲话绝不能等闲视之

mean的词源:

52. Middle English mene [middle]
中古英语 mene [中间]

53. from Old French meien
源自 古法语 meien

54. from Latin medi3nus
源自 拉丁语 medi3nus

55. from medius * see medhyo-
源自 medius *参见 medhyo-

mean的用法:

56. In the sense of “financial resources” means takes a plural verb:
在“经济来源”这个意义上,means 使用的是复数:

用法与例句:

His means are more than adequate.
他的财富绰绰有余。

57. In the sense of “a way to an end” means may be treated as either a singular or plural. It is singular when referring to a particular strategy or method:
从“方法、手段”的意义上讲,means 既可以是单数,也可以是复数。 如果指的是个别的方法或策略则是单数:

用法与例句:

The best means of securing the cooperation of the builders is to appeal to their self-interest.
保证建造者之间合作的最好办法就是满足他们的各自利益。

58. It is plural when it refers to a group of strategies or methods:
如果指的是一组方法或策略则是复数:

用法与例句:

The most effective means for dealing with the drug problem have generally been those suggested by the affected communities. ·
对付毒品问题最有效的办法是那些受到毒品问题影响的社区所提供的。 ·

59. Means is most often followed by of :
Means 后面常跟 of

用法与例句:

a means of noise reduction.
降低噪音的办法。

60. But for, to, and toward are also used:
但也跟for,totoward

用法与例句:

a means for transmitting signals;
传递信号的手段;

用法与例句:

a means to an end;
达到某个目的的手段;

用法与例句:

a means toward achieving social equality.
为实现社会均等而采取的手段