Definition of Means

1. Noun. How a result is obtained or an end is achieved. "The true way to success"

Exact synonyms: Agency, Way
Generic synonyms: Effectuation, Implementation
Specialized synonyms: Dint, Escape, Fast Track, Instrument, Tool, Road, Stepping Stone, Expedient, Desperate Measure, Open Sesame, Salvation, Tooth, Voice, Wings
Derivative terms: Agential



2. Noun. An instrumentality for accomplishing some end.
Generic synonyms: Instrumentality, Instrumentation

3. Noun. Considerable capital (wealth or income). "He is a man of means"
Exact synonyms: Substance
Generic synonyms: Capital
Specialized synonyms: Pocketbook, Wherewithal

Definition of Means

1. Noun. (plural of mean) ¹

2. Noun. (plurale tantum) Resources; riches. ¹

3. Verb. (third-person singular of mean) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Means

1. mean [v] - See also: mean

Lexicographical Neighbors of Means

meaning(a)
meaning of life
meaningful
meaningfully
meaningfulness
meaningless
meaninglessly
meaninglessness
meaningly
meanings
meanish
meanless
meanly
meanness
meannesses
means (current term)
means-test
means-tested
means of exchange
means of production
means of transport
means of transportation
means proportional
means test
meanspirited
meanspiritedly
meanspiritedness
meant
meant to be

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