I didn't mean to scare you.
I mean, you don't need to do that.
"What does that mean?" asked the Princess.
I mean, that they didn't feel this way all the time.
What do you mean by that?
Does that mean I'm supposed to change, or that what I'm wearing is considered casual?
But because it can be misused doesn't mean it cannot be used well.
I mean, one you have a chance of winning.
They are always asking: What does this beauty or that music mean to you?
I don't mean to insult them.
"I know what you mean," she said," but wouldn't all this have come up eventually?"
I mean, there are different kinds of love.
I don't mean to chase you out.
I didn't mean to make you uncomfortable.
In the mean time, maybe if she stopped running, he'd stop chasing.
"Do you mean that Princess Ozma will see this cave in her enchanted picture, and see all of us here, and what we are doing?" demanded Zeb.
When told that Jesus walked on the sea to meet His disciples, she said, decidedly, "It does not mean WALKED, it means SWAM."
"What!" exclaimed the Indian as he went out the gate, "do you mean to starve us?"
I did not mean to hurt you.
I didn't mean to be so disrespectful.
I mean, there are so many trails.
You mean my mule.
"It's good to be home," he whispered, "with the people who mean the most to me."
No, I mean you're too trusting.
Do you ever have dreams about him - I mean torrid ones?
I mean... he rode ahead so he could make arrangements before you arrived.
Electronic transfers mean the money of a government, business, or individual might be anywhere at any time.
It is a very interesting souvenir of Columbus, and of the Fair White City; but I cannot imagine what discoveries I have made,--I mean new discoveries.
She understood those words to mean that he had suddenly softened and that this softening and gentleness were signs of approaching death.
I mean - does he tell you what to cook for supper and what to wear?
You mean we're that close?
Ending war does not mean compromising values.
I mean, we know how we live and thus, how humans live.
I do not mean that exactly, but I mean something which he might think a good deal like that; I mean that they should not play life, or study it merely, while the community supports them at this expensive game, but earnestly live it from beginning to end.
A voice said to him--Why do you stay here and live this mean moiling life, when a glorious existence is possible for you?
What does it mean? she suddenly exclaimed.
Just because he doesn't ask for or want your help, doesn't mean he doesn't need it.
Oh, I don't mean that in a sexual way.
You mean like a date?
I didn't mean for it to sound that way.
By "make a car," I mean really make a car: dig iron ore out of the ground, smelt it to steel, wildcat for oil, find oil and refine it into gasoline, and so on.
Rights do not mean much, he reasoned, to those with an "empty stomach, shirtless back, roofless dwellings ... unemployment and poverty, no education or medical attention."
What do they mean to you?
In the most evident sense they mean everything.
Which I take to mean,--Make kneaded bread thus.
He teaches how to eat, drink, cohabit, void excrement and urine, and the like, elevating what is mean, and does not falsely excuse himself by calling these things trifles.
What do you mean by alarming the citadel at this time of night consecrated to me?
My dear, what does it mean?... she asked, turning to Princess Mary.
Oh, I really did not mean to hurt her feelings.
Assuming that she did go down to see him, Princess Mary imagined the words he would say to her and what she would say to him, and these words sometimes seemed undeservedly cold and then to mean too much.
"I didn't mean to wake you," he whispered as he crawled into bed.
Of course, that didn't mean much.
Do you mean she's getting better?
I didn't mean to pry.
I don't mean to make her feel unwelcome, but it was her own carelessness that got her into this situation.
You mean an employee.
I didn't mean to disturb you.
I didn't mean to pry.
You mean he thinks that he has to take care of his mother, now that his father is gone?
I didn't mean that at all.
"Each of their arms is a wooden club," answered the little man, "and I'm sure the creatures mean mischief, by the looks of their eyes.
That it would mean people would no longer know their neighbors?
That is what we mean by "decoding."
And when I say robots, I don't mean androids, which are people-shaped machines doing the work of people.
Music probably can mean little to her but beat and pulsation.
What mean ye by saying that the poor ye have always with you, or that the fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?
"But," says one, "you do not mean that the students should go to work with their hands instead of their heads?"
I realized what the Orientals mean by contemplation and the forsaking of works.
I had more visitors while I lived in the woods than at any other period in my life; I mean that I had some.
I mean he; I mean the twig.
Don't joke; I mean to have a serious talk with you.
If they mean to fight, let's fight.
All that is beautiful, but what do we, I mean the Austrian court, care for your victories?
I know he did not mean to say it, but it came out accidently.
"But what do you mean by living only for yourself?" asked Pierre, growing excited.
He was not mean, and did not refuse anyone who asked of him.
Don't you understand that it is as mean as beating an old man or a child?...
What do they mean by it?
The place was a long way off, and while they were judging, what with one thing and another, filling in the papers all in due form--the authorities I mean--time passed.
"Oh, yes, long ago before this happened I did for some reason mean to go to Petersburg," he reflected.
No; I mean do you know Natasha Rostova?
Napoleon himself is no longer of any account; all his actions are evidently pitiful and mean, but again an inexplicable chance occurs.
What do you mean, 'wow'?
I mean, you let Dulce believe you talked me into this surrogacy thing.
I mean, when Dulce isn't chewing you out.
Do you mean she's getting better?
I mean, you don't need to do that.
Do you mean the odds of two healthy babies, or the sex of the babies?
A few weeks wouldn't mean the difference in paying for college, and she could use the time to relax.
You mean I should try to cover up that which any man might find attractive.
I mean, not doing this.
Of course, that didn't mean he wasn't involved.
I didn't mean to offend you.
You mean like a real date?
In the mean time, I guess I'll get some studying done.
I mean, I could still have my business in town.
We could take two wagons, but that would mean we'd have to travel slow, and there wouldn't be any animals for riding except Bordeaux's horse.
No, I mean my horse.
Sorry, I didn't mean to interrupt.
"What do you mean by that?" asked the little Wizard, greatly puzzled.
"Do you mean that I'm a freak?" asked Jim, angrily.
"What does that mean?" asked the prince.
"If only I had known," we often lament, in the widespread belief that to know everything would mean we would never make mistakes.
By "the end of ignorance," I mean a world where everyone everywhere will be able to go through life making wise decisions based on near-perfect information.
I don't mean that in a motivational poster kind of way but in a literal sense: Failures (and what we learn from them) will help build the energy solutions for our future.
What did he mean by this?
When we talk about it in terms of scarcity, we usually mean clean water in a certain location is scarce.
I mean no offense.
In societies where a large percentage of income is necessary just to buy food, having volatile food prices will mean hunger sooner or later, no matter how good the factory jobs are.
If you had called these sensations respectively BLACK and WHITE, he would have adopted them as readily; but he would mean by BLACK and WHITE the same things that he means by SWEET and SOUR.
It does mean quiet and happy.
And this does not mean that Miss Keller is unduly dependent on her teacher.
However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names.
"I have never made an effort," he says, "and never propose to make an effort; I have never countenanced an effort, and never mean to countenance an effort, to disturb the arrangement as originally made, by which the various States came into the Union."
"But still this does not mean that the campaign is over," said Prince Andrew.
What does it all mean? screamed the doctor's wife.
"Now what does this mean, gentlemen?" said the staff officer, in the reproachful tone of a man who has repeated the same thing more than once.
What does it all mean? thought he.
"What does this mean?" she brought out.
"What do you mean?" asked Speranski quietly, lowering his eyes.
Does it mean that it's the real thing?
We didn't mean to keep all of you waiting.
I guess that's what they mean by cutting off your nose to spite your face.
I didn't mean to yell at you, but you nearly scared me to death.
I didn't mean to make you late for your appointment.
You mean like cooking?
"Do you mean my kitten must be put in a grave?" asked Dorothy.
What do you mean, you ungrateful little rascal?
He had not decided what it should mean when he heard the voice of the eldest princess at the door asking whether she might come in.
"Yes--that is, how do you mean?" said Pierre.
"Whom do you mean, Aunt?" asked Nicholas.
"But what does it mean?" she added meditatively.
Well, Michael Ivanovich," he suddenly went on, raising his head and pointing to the plan of the building, "tell me how you mean to alter it...."
The doctor said this restlessness did not mean anything and was due to physical causes; but Princess Mary thought he wished to tell her something, and the fact that her presence always increased his restlessness confirmed her opinion.
What do you mean? demanded Pierre, blushing.
"Then it will mean that I must go to the army," said Pierre to himself.
"You mean the left flank?" asked Kaysarov.
Neither he nor she said a word about what "Natasha nursing him" might mean, but thanks to this letter Nicholas suddenly became almost as intimate with the princess as if they were relations.
What "still the same" might mean Princess Mary did not ask, but with an unnoticed glance at little seven-year-old Nicholas, who was sitting in front of her looking with pleasure at the town, she bowed her head and did not raise it again till the heavy coach, rumbling, shaking and swaying, came to a stop.
"What does all this mean, anyhow?" asked the horse, jumping to escape a thorn.
Do you mean that the one with his hat on will be the king?
But just because it is an old dream, doesn't mean it is an impossible one.
I mean, why are you going?
Just because it upsets me doesn't mean I don't want to know - or that you shouldn't tell me.