I didn't mean to scare you.
I mean, you don't need to do that.
"What does that mean?" asked the Princess.
What do you mean by that?
I mean, that they didn't feel this way all the time.
I mean, one you have a chance of winning.
They are always asking: What does this beauty or that music mean to you?
But because it can be misused doesn't mean it cannot be used well.
Does that mean I'm supposed to change, or that what I'm wearing is considered casual?
I don't mean to insult them.
"I know what you mean," she said," but wouldn't all this have come up eventually?"
I didn't mean to make you uncomfortable.
I mean, there are different kinds of love.
I don't mean to chase you out.
I did not mean to hurt you.
I didn't mean to be so disrespectful.
"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.
"What!" exclaimed the Indian as he went out the gate, "do you mean to starve us?"
"It's good to be home," he whispered, "with the people who mean the most to me."
In the mean time, maybe if she stopped running, he'd stop chasing.
I mean... he rode ahead so he could make arrangements before you arrived.
Ending war does not mean compromising values.
No, I mean you're too trusting.
I mean, there are so many trails.
You mean my mule.
When told that Jesus walked on the sea to meet His disciples, she said, decidedly, "It does not mean WALKED, it means SWAM."
"Do you mean that I'm a freak?" asked Jim, angrily.
A voice said to him--Why do you stay here and live this mean moiling life, when a glorious existence is possible for you?
"But still this does not mean that the campaign is over," said Prince Andrew.
She understood those words to mean that he had suddenly softened and that this softening and gentleness were signs of approaching death.
I mean, not doing this.
I didn't mean to offend you.
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.
"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.
You mean I should try to cover up that which any man might find attractive.
I didn't mean to disturb you.
Of course, that didn't mean he wasn't involved.
Oh, I don't mean that in a sexual way.
Do you ever have dreams about him - I mean torrid ones?
You mean like a date?
You mean like a real date?
In the mean time, I guess I'll get some studying done.
You mean he thinks that he has to take care of his mother, now that his father is gone?
I mean, I could still have my business in town.
You mean like cooking?
I didn't mean that at all.
I didn't mean for it to sound that way.
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.
You mean we're that close?
Sorry, I didn't mean to interrupt.
"What do you mean by that?" asked the little Wizard, greatly puzzled.
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.
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.
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."
I mean, we know how we live and thus, how humans live.
What do they mean to you?
In the most evident sense they mean everything.
Music probably can mean little to her but beat and pulsation.
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.
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 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.
Which I take to mean,--Make kneaded bread thus.
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.
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?
I mean he; I mean the twig.
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."
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?
What does it all mean? screamed the doctor's wife.
What does it all mean? thought he.
"What does this mean?" she brought out.
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.
My dear, what does it mean?... she asked, turning to Princess Mary.
Oh, I really did not mean to hurt her feelings.
What does it mean? she suddenly exclaimed.
"What do you mean?" asked Speranski quietly, lowering his eyes.
Does it mean that it's the real thing?
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?
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.
"You mean the left flank?" asked Kaysarov.
"Yes--that is, how do you mean?" said Pierre.
Do you mean the odds of two healthy babies, or the sex of the babies?
I mean - does he tell you what to cook for supper and what to wear?
I didn't mean to make you late for your appointment.
And when I say robots, I don't mean androids, which are people-shaped machines doing the work of people.
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.
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.
We didn't mean to keep all of you waiting.
"I didn't mean to wake you," he whispered as he crawled into bed.
Of course, that didn't mean much.
I guess that's what they mean by cutting off your nose to spite your face.
Do you mean she's getting better?
Do you mean she's getting better?
I mean, you don't need to do that.
Just because he doesn't ask for or want your help, doesn't mean he doesn't need it.
A few weeks wouldn't mean the difference in paying for college, and she could use the time to relax.
I didn't mean to yell at you, but you nearly scared me to death.
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 pry.
No, I mean my horse.
What do you mean, you ungrateful little rascal?
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.
"Whom do you mean, Aunt?" asked Nicholas.
"But what does it mean?" she added meditatively.
That it would mean people would no longer know their neighbors?
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...."
What do you mean? demanded Pierre, blushing.
"Then it will mean that I must go to the army," said Pierre to himself.
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.
"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.
"Do you mean my kitten must be put in a grave?" asked Dorothy.
"If only I had known," we often lament, in the widespread belief that to know everything would mean we would never make mistakes.
That is what we mean by "decoding."
But just because it is an old dream, doesn't mean it is an impossible one.
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.
Do you mean that the one with his hat on will be the king?
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.
"What does that mean?" asked the prince.