Mean - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Mean.

AIM
AVERAGE
BASE
CONNOTE
DENOTE
EQUAL
INTEND
LOW
MEAGER
NASTY
NOTNICE
ORNERY
POOR
SHOW
SIGNIFY
SMALLMINDED
STINGY
VULGAR
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AIM
  1. direct (a remark) toward an intended goal; "She wanted to aim a pun"
  2. move into a desired direction of discourse; "What are you driving at?"
  3. intend (something) to move towards a certain goal;
  4. point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards;
  5. the action of directing something at an object;
  6. the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable);
  7. have an ambitious plan or a lofty goal
  8. an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions; "
  9. propose or intend;
  10. the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies
  11. specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public
AVERAGE
  1. an intermediate scale value regarded as normal or usual; "he is about average in height"; "the snowfall this month is below average"
  2. a statistic describing the location of a distribution; "it set the norm for American homes"
  3. lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered; "average people"; "the ordinary (or common) man in the street"
  4. (sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities
  5. around the middle of a scale of evaluation; "an orange of average size"; "intermediate capacity"; "medium bombers"
  6. approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value; "the average income in New England is below that of the nation"; "of average height for his age"; "the mean annual rainfall"
  7. relating to or constituting the middle value of an ordered set of values (or the average of the middle two in a set with an even number of values); "the median value of 17, 20, and 36 is 20"; "the median income for t
BASE
  1. having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality;
  2. of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense);
  3. serving as or forming a base;
  4. (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place;
  5. (used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal;
  6. a place that the runner must touch before scoring;
  7. the bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed;
  8. (electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector
  9. installation from which a military force initiates operations;
  10. a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA)
  11. a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit;
  12. the principal ingredient of a mixture;
  13. lowest support of a structure;
  14. use as a basis for; found on;
  15. the stock of basic facilitie
CONNOTE
  1. express or state indirectly
  2. involve as a necessary condition of consequence; as in logic; "solving the problem is predicated on understanding it well"
DENOTE
  1. have as a meaning; "`multi-' denotes `many' "
  2. be a sign or indication of; "Her smile denoted that she agreed"
  3. make known; make an announcement; "She denoted her feelings clearly"
EQUAL
  1. having the same quantity, value, or measure as another; "on equal terms"; "all men are equal before the law"
  2. make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching; "let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors"
  3. be identical or equivalent to; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!"
  4. be equal to in quality or ability; "Nothing can rival cotton for durability"; "Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues"; "Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents"
  5. a person who is of equal standing with another in a group
  6. having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task;
INTEND
  1. have in mind as a purpose; "I mean no harm"; "I only meant to help you"; "She didn't think to harm me"; "We thought to return early that night"
  2. design or destine; "She was intended to become the director"
  3. denote or connote; "`maison' means `house' in French"; "An example sentence would show what this word means"
  4. mean or intend to express or convey; "You never understand what I mean!"; "what do his words intend?"
LOW
  1. British political cartoonist (born in New Zealand) who created the character Colonel Blimp (1891-1963)
  2. in a low position; near the ground; "the branches hung low"
  3. unrefined in character; "low comedy"
  4. an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation; "a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow"
  5. no longer sufficient;
  6. low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings"
  7. filled with melancholy and despondency ; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted"
  8. of the most contemptible kind; "abject cowardice"; "a low stunt to pull"; "a low-down
MEAGER
  1. deficient in amount or quality or extent; "meager resources"; "meager fare"
NASTY
  1. disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter;
  2. characterized by obscenity;
  3. exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent;
  4. offensive or even (of persons) malicious;
NOTNICE
ORNERY
  1. having a difficult and contrary disposition; "a cantankerous and venomous-tongued old lady"- Dorothy Sayers
POOR
  1. characterized by or indicating poverty; "the country had a poor economy"; "they lived in the poor section of town"
  2. not sufficient to meet a need; "an inadequate income"; "a poor salary"; "money is short"; "on short rations"; "food is in short supply"; "short on experience"
  3. people without possessions or wealth (considered as a group); "the urban poor need assistance"
  4. deserving or inciting pity; "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life"
  5. unsatisfactory; "a poor light for reading"; "poor morale"; "expectations were poor"
  6. having little money or few possessions; "deplored the gap between rich and poor countries"; "the proverbial poor artist living in a garret"
  7. lacking in specific resources, qualities or substances;
SHOW
  1. the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining; "a remarkable show of skill"
  2. pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression; "they try to keep up appearances"; "that ceremony is just for show"
  3. a social event involving a public performance or entertainment; "they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"
  4. something intended to communicate a particular impression; "made a display of strength"; "a show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested"
  5. establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; "The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound"; "The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture"
  6. indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
  7. give evidence of, as of records; "The diary shows his distress that evening"
  8. indicate a place, direction, pers
SIGNIFY
  1. denote or connote; "`maison' means `house' in French"; "An example sentence would show what this word means"
  2. convey or express a meaning; "These words mean nothing to me!"; "What does his strange behavior signify?"
  3. make known with a word or signal; "He signified his wish to pay the bill for our meal"
SMALLMINDED
  1. petty
STINGY
  1. deficient in amount or quality or extent; "meager resources"; "meager fare"
  2. unwilling to spend; "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds"
  3. mean
VULGAR
  1. conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited"
  2. being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; "common parlance"; "a vernacular term"; "vernacular speakers"; "the vulgar tongue of the masses"; "the technical and vulgar names for an animal species"
  3. of or associated with the great masses of people; "the common people in those days suffered greatly"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "his square plebeian nose"; "a vulgar and objectionable person"; "the unwashed masses"
  4. lacking refinement or cultivation or taste; "he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "an untutored and uncouth human being"; "an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy"; "appealing to the vulgar taste for violence"; "the vulgar display of the newly rich"
Clue Database Last Updated: 13/11/2018 9:00am

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"D"
"Fire!" preceder
"Fire" preceder
"Ready" follower
"Ready, ___...!"
*Flo Rida feat. T-Pain, 2
A border round a fair
A sharpshooter needs a go
Ability to hit a target
Add up to
Aim
Air
Align the cross hairs
Alternative to Gleem
Ambition
Annie Oakley had a good o
Appliance setting
Archer's asset
Area bound by a border, nothing out of the ordinary
Arithmetic mean
Army camp
Army post
Aspiration
B+ or C-, e.g.
Bad guy
Bad, as weather
Barbarous and wild leaders of Visigoths ravaged Gaul
Barracks locale
Barracks site
Be a sign of; indicate
Be an indication of
Below C level?
Blue
Brand of sweetener
C
C, say
Call on a pitch
Cantankerous
Coarse
Colgate competitor
Come in third
Come to
Commensurate
Common
Common - crude
Concerned with finding time to object to plan
Confrere
Contemptible
Contemptible centre of operations
Corner of a diamond
Cornerstone
Corrupt foundation
Counterpart
Crabbed
Crest alternative
Cry before firing
D
Daily temperature extreme
Deadeye's asset
Deadeye's skill
Deep
Demonstrate
Demonstrate; spectacle
Depleted
Depressed
Depressed; moo
Design
Despicable
Destine
Difficult
Direct motorway link between capitals anticipated
Dishonorable
Display
Duplicate
Endeavor
Establish arts graduates must have English
Even
Even I will abandon European shrink
Exhibit
Exhibition
Eye the bull's-eye
Fair
Fan setting
Film or play
Fire preceder?
First gear
First or second, e.g.
First, second or third
First, second or third, o
First, second, or third
First, second, third or h
Foul
Foundation
Full partner
Garden-variety
Glasses may improve it
Goal
Gross
Ground-level
Hard to please
Hard-core followers, in p
Have as an aim
Have in mind
Have in view
Have the same value as
Having much of the same quality?
Having very little money
Headquarters
High's opposite
Highly unpleasant
Home nurse being mean
Hood's beneficiaries, wit
Identical
Identical, bespoke-quality trousers
Ignoble - HQ
Ignoble; starting point
Ill-tempered
Imply
Impoverished
In a funk
In bad taste
Indecent
Indicate
Indigent
Inept
Inferior
Inferior; moo
Intend (to)
Intent
Intention
Intimate
It may be stolen
It may be taken at a gun
It may react with an acid
It's frequently stolen
It's high on the pH scale
It's just a little out of
It's taken before firing
Item often stolen yet lef
Keep an appointment
Kind of coat
Kind of metal
Kind of path or pay
Kind of pay or path
Lacking good taste
Lean
Less than outstanding
Less than stellar
Like a D-
Like Ali Baba, at first
Like some habits
Like two dimes and four n
Look through the cross ha
Malicious
Mark
Marksman's skill
Match
Meager
Mean and ill-considered, taking note instead initially
Mean and smart, the ultimate in foxy
Mean clue, missing start and finish
Mean finish follows one no trumps
Mean home nurse
Mean singing voice heard
Mean to assert seniority
Mean to declare silver necklace ultimately
Mean to declare silver, English
Mean to find a way to overcome anger
Mean to maintain maturity
Mean to make known how old you are
Mean to remove memorandum, as it were
Mean to show anger following welcome
Mean, for example
Mean-spirited
Measure up to
Mediocre
Melancholy
Meteorological datum
Meteorological phenomenon
Military site
Mission statement part
Modern husband or wife
Moo
Movie
Name of seven Norwegian k
Nasty review about Beethoven's Ninth
Needy
No. 10
Norm greeting artist on the way up, say
Normal amount
Not at all nice
Not in the strike zone, m
Not just mean
Not tall or high
Nothing in original set from Strangeways, Here We Come
Object
Objective
Obstinate
Of low quality
Of the same value
OK
On the nasty side
Opposite of rich
Order before "Fire!"
Order between "ready" and
Order between ready and f
Order to a shooter
Ordinary
Organise quality boxing match
Part of a mission stateme
Part of E.O.E.
Part of PRNDL
Pedestal
Peer
Peer in uniform
Peer of incomparable quality
Penniless
Penniless piano player finally gets rounds in
Piddling
Pig-headed
Plan
Point
Point a gun
Point a major road uphill
Policeman close to adversary like Scrooge?
Popular nurse's plan
Possessing little money and no gold
Poverty-stricken
Prepare to shoot
Pretty sad
Private area?
Private residence?
Profitability, for a busi
Program
Prove
Prove; exhibit
Purpose
Pyramid part
Queen interrupting peer, though not right peer
Range setting
Rank
Raunchy
Ready follower?
Repulsive
Resting place
Reveal
Reveal pretence
Robin Hood's beneficiarie
Robin's beneficiaries
Runner's place
Safari camp
Satanic
Scanty
Scroogelike
Second part of a three-pa
Selfish
Sharpshooter's asset
Sharpshooter's gift
Shout before firing
Showing anger after welcome is mean
Sight-see?
Signify
Slider's goal
So-so
Something to take, carefu
Special honour denied old copper? That's mean
Spiteful
Splenda rival
Start to achieve this writer’s goal
State regularly-collected statistic – here’s one
Stubborn as a mule
Substandard
Suggest
Surly
Sweet
Target
Target help, doubling in end
Targeting need
The same
The same in all aspects
Third place
Third-place finish
This should always be 24-
Tight
Typical woman admitting age? Just the opposite!
Under quota, say
Underhand punch, knocking head off
Unfortunate
Ungenerous
Unpleasant
Unpleasant, as weather
Unrefined
Unsatisfactory track, non-starter
Unsubstantial
Vegas attraction
Very unpleasant
Very unpleasant royal line suffers double beheading
Vicious American disembowelled sweetheart in New York
Vile
Wanting pair bagging a couple of Oscars?
Weathercast figure
When stolen, it stays in
When to live outside is reprehensible
Word with time or rights
Yucky
_empty_
___ and tell
___ sign (=)

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