Definition of Meanings. Meaning of Meanings. Synonyms of Meanings

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Definition of Meanings

Meaning
Mean Mean, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Meant; p. pr. & vb. n. Meaning.] [OE. menen, AS. m[=ae]nan to recite, tell, intend, wish; akin to OS. m[=e]nian to have in mind, mean, D. meenen, G. meinen, OHG. meinan, Icel. meina, Sw. mena, Dan. mene, and to E. mind. ?. See Mind, and cf. Moan.] 1. To have in the mind, as a purpose, intention, etc.; to intend; to purpose; to design; as, what do you mean to do ? What mean ye by this service ? --Ex. xii. 26. Ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good. --Gen. 1. 20. I am not a Spaniard To say that it is yours and not to mean it. --Longfellow. 2. To signify; to indicate; to import; to denote. What mean these seven ewe lambs ? --Gen. xxi. 29. Go ye, and learn what that me?neth. --Matt. ix. 13.
Meaning
Meaning Mean"ing, n. 1. That which is meant or intended; intent; purpose; aim; object; as, a mischievous meaning was apparent. If there be any good meaning towards you. --Shak. 2. That which is signified, whether by act lanquage; signification; sence; import; as, the meaning of a hint. 3. Sense; power of thinking. [R.] -- Mean"ing*less, a. -- Mean"ing*ly, adv.

Meaning of Meanings from wikipedia

- Harry Prosch The Meaning of Meaning, a 1923 book by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards Meanings (album), a 2004 album by Gad Elbaz "Meaning" (House), a 2006...
- The Meaning of Meaning: A Study of the Influence of Language upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism (1923) is a book by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards...
- is devised to be understood in two ways, having a double meaning. Typically one of the meanings is obvious, given the context whereas the other may require...
- Nietzsche's work, he uses the term in a variety of ways, with different meanings and connotations. Karen Carr describes Nietzsche's characterization of...
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- to the University of Toronto as a full professor. He aut****d Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief in 1999, a work which examined several academic...
- having different meanings in British and American English: A–L. For the second portion of the list, see List of words having different meanings in British and...
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- Will to meaning may refer to: The Will to Meaning, a book by Viktor Frankl, founder of logotherapy Will to meaning (Frankl), a concept in logotherapy...