He means, we're in no rush.
The theory of pricing means people who want items the most choose to buy those items instead of others they could buy.
If it means that much to you, there is a way.
His facial features suggested a stolid character.
Uncle Henry says 'Eureka' means 'I have found it.'
When lunatics command our armies God evidently means these other madmen to be free.
I don't understand what that means, Father.
It means I can trade you a good or service for an intermediate store of value known as money, and then trade that money to the person who actually has the goods I want.
You will soon find means of satisfying your needs.
What was worse: he suddenly realized he might have the means to get into his underworld.
It means I can't kill you, as much as I'd like to!
By some means, however, he learned to read; and after that he loved nothing so much as a good book.
She means that respectfully, Toni said.
Wireless Internet was not available at the cabin and our computer had no means for a telephone hook-up.
"I bet you don't know what that means," he said, glancing at her necklace.
I didn't wave today, which means you saw him at the strip mall.
Or, it might, given it means more to you than it does to me.
That's it, exactly; by means of the Magic Belt.
This means that non-military manufacturing interests in the United States no longer profit as in the past from war.
Not only did it seem to him (as to all administrators) that he controlled the external actions of Moscow's inhabitants, but he also thought he controlled their mental attitude by means of his broadsheets and posters, written in a coarse tone which the people despise in their own class and do not understand from those in authority.
You're a human mate, or were originally, which means I can't hurt you.
However, the Wizard went once more to his satchel--which seemed to contain a surprising variety of odds and ends--and brought out a spool of strong wire, by means of which they managed to fasten four of the wings to Jim's harness, two near his head and two near his tail.
But they knew now that there was a means of escape and so waited patiently until the path appeared for the second time.
It means progress at an ever increasing pace is inevitable.
We just lacked these means to do it before.
This is a good thing because it means that high degrees of utility (the economists' word for "happiness") can be achieved with a wide variety of goods.
I determined to go into business at once, and not wait to acquire the usual capital, using such slender means as I had already got.
"The means are... the balance of power in Europe and the rights of the people," the abbe was saying.
His face expressed the relief of relaxed strain felt by a man who means to rest after a ceremony.
That means a hard frost....
He'll know he wasn't identified by any normal means but he won't have a clue how you do it or what capabilities you possess.
It would kill him to do so but it means his life, Julie.
Dusty should have given you a means of contacting someone in an emergency, he said with disapproval.
Which means this could be your doing, Gabriel pointed out.
To their disappointment there was within this mountain no regular flight of steps by means of which they could mount to the earth's surface.
I think that is the case with polio and smallpox, which means they weren't eliminated because they were easy, but because they were awful.
That means that as you get more of them, you value each new one less.
All this together means that our economic fates are more intertwined than ever.
"Ah, my love," answered Anna Mikhaylovna, "God grant you never know what it is to be left a widow without means and with a son you love to distraction!
Modern history replying to these questions says: you want to know what this movement means, what caused it, and what force produced these events?
But I must be ever cautious with my new means of touring about the land.
I chastise myself for taking an undue risk, when other means are available.
I want you to start learning what it means to be in charge of something.
It means when the immortals reclaim the earth, you'll be among the ruling party.
"It means, she doesn't eat," Dustin said, coming to her rescue.
I guess that means you now own a plaster skeleton!
It probably means things are working out with her mother and I shouldn't think selfish thoughts.
"I suppose this means it's inappropriate to fill Fred in on what happened at the Lucky Pup," Cynthia mused as they climbed the steps to Bird Song.
The bone means something to us.
It means he combs his hair like he's still wearing his football helmet.
Both wished there was a simple means of communicating this information to the child.
You know what that means? she said.
Not if it means you lose her.
You are a deity without a domain or source of power, which means you have nothing I could possibly want, Darkyn said.
"He's learning what it means to be a deity," she said.
Do you know what this means that there are here?
Which means this could be your doing.
I feel like you're using me – like it means nothing to you.
"Rhyn, a reminder that Gabriel is a deity or at least, a human-turned-immortal-turned-deity, which means you must use-" "-discretion," Rhyn finished through clenched teeth.
Rhyn knows you're here, which means he'll be checking up on you.
By all means, you are free to go.
The tumor is still growing, which means there is still a chance at cognitive deterioration.
If I'm keeping you from your lover, by all means, you can go.
If that means we break the Code to save it, then so be it.
They made no sounds at all, either in flying or trying to speak, and they conversed mainly by means of quick signals made with their wooden fingers or lips.
After you went up in a balloon, and escaped us, I got back to Kansas by means of a pair of magical silver shoes.
They exist simply because we have not had the means to solve them in the past.
You'd better scramble and get a chair even if it means elbowing little Timmy out of the way.
This pan's nanite coating means to clean it, you just wipe it with a nanite rag that doesn't stain.
That means your $40,000 salary will have the purchasing power of a $4,000,000 salary today.
That's certainly good for you; more C2000s means more profit.
The fact that small nations can adopt standard treaties, laws, currencies, and international practices of larger countries means that a small economic unit can be viable.
Even in autocratic regimes, truth has a way of seeping in—which means today's dwindling crop of dictators has a serious problem.
All of this means examples of atrocities by the government or by the mob are increasingly likely to be documented and publicized.
In the end, this means more peace.
I do not think the importance of YouTube lies in its role as a communication method nor as a fundamentally new means of distribution of media.
Mass communication means we no longer read a number like "a million dead"—we actually see them, see pictures of them.
All teachers of the deaf know what this means, and only they can at all appreciate the peculiar difficulties with which I had to contend.
Of course my instructors had had no experience in teaching any but normal pupils, and my only means of conversing with them was reading their lips.
Mr. Gilman read all the papers to me by means of the manual alphabet.
I could not follow with my eyes the geometrical figures drawn on the blackboard, and my only means of getting a clear idea of them was to make them on a cushion with straight and curved wires, which had bent and pointed ends.
Here in Dr. Bell's laboratory, or in the fields on the shore of the great Bras d'Or, I have spent many delightful hours listening to what he had to tell me about his experiments, and helping him fly kites by means of which he expects to discover the laws that shall govern the future air-ship.
Amah means a nurse.
Se agapo is Greek, and it means I love thee.
J'ai une bonne petite soeur is French, and it means I have a good little sister.
Astronomer comes from the Latin word astra, which means stars; and astronomers are men who study the stars, and tell us about them.
On the whole, if they cannot be taught articulation, the manual alphabet seems the best and most convenient means of communication.
When Miss Keller puts her work in typewritten form, she cannot refer to it again unless some one reads it to her by means of the manual alphabet.
Miss Keller reads by means of embossed print or the various kinds of braille.
She means everything so thoroughly that her very quotations, her echoes from what she has read, are in truth original.
His plan was to teach Laura by means of raised types.
She taught it to Laura, and from that time on the manual alphabet was the means of communicating with her.
One paper has Helen demonstrating problems in geometry by means of her playing blocks.
She understood in a flash and ran downstairs to tell her mother, by means of emphatic signs, that there was some candy in a trunk for her.
I had an idea that I could win the love and confidence of my little pupil by the same means that I should use if she could see and hear.
"Milk," with a gesture means, "Give me more milk."
"Mother," accompanied by an inquiring look, means, "Were is mother?"
"Go" means, "I want to go out."
She has felt dead squirrels and rabbits and other wild animals, and is anxious to see a "walk-squirrel," which interpreted, means, I think, a "live squirrel."
It is always: "Oh, Miss Sullivan, please come and tell us what Helen means," or "Miss Sullivan, won't you please explain this to Helen?
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.
When she came to the line, "There's freedom at thy gates, and rest," she exclaimed: "It means America!
When told that Jesus walked on the sea to meet His disciples, she said, decidedly, "It does not mean WALKED, it means SWAM."
True, single words do suggest and express ideas; the child may say simply "mamma" when he means "Where is mamma?" but he learns the expression of the ideas that relate to mamma--he learns language--by hearing complete sentences.
The manual alphabet was not the only means of presenting words to Helen Keller's fingers.
Books supplemented, perhaps equaled in importance the manual alphabet, as a means of teaching language.
In the very nature of things, articulation is an unsatisfactory means of education; while the use of the manual alphabet quickens and invigorates mental activity, since through it the deaf child is brought into close contact with the English language, and the highest and most abstract ideas may be conveyed to the mind readily and accurately.
The ability to read the lips helps Miss Keller in getting corrections of her pronunciation from Miss Sullivan and others, just as it was the means of her learning to speak at all, but it is rather an accomplishment than a necessity.
When I was a little older I felt the need of some means of communication with those around me, and I began to make simple signs which my parents and friends readily understood; but it often happened that I was unable to express my thoughts intelligibly, and at such times I would give way to my angry feelings utterly....
As this business was to be entered into without the usual capital, it may not be easy to conjecture where those means, that will still be indispensable to every such undertaking, were to be obtained.
This did not appear the worst, nor by any means a despicable alternative.
They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which it was already but too easy to arrive at; as railroads lead to Boston or New York.
To co-operate in the highest as well as the lowest sense, means to get our living together.
I heard it proposed lately that two young men should travel together over the world, the one without money, earning his means as he went, before the mast and behind the plow, the other carrying a bill of exchange in his pocket.
If, then, we would indeed restore mankind by truly Indian, botanic, magnetic, or natural means, let us first be as simple and well as Nature ourselves, dispel the clouds which hang over our own brows, and take up a little life into our pores.
This creature succeeded by other means than temperance and purity.
At one rod from the shore its greatest fluctuation, when observed by means of a level on land directed toward a graduated staff on the ice, was three quarters of an inch, though the ice appeared firmly attached to the shore.
We are often reminded that if there were bestowed on us the wealth of Croesus, our aims must still be the same, and our means essentially the same.
Law never made men a whit more just; and, by means of their respect for it, even the well-disposed are daily made the agents of injustice.
The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion as what are called the "means" are increased.
Dolokhov was a man of small means and no connections.
I know by now, if he wins he comes back early to brag about it, but if he stays out till morning it means he's lost and will come back in a rage.
But if the bridge is crossed it means that the army too is lost?
But the regiments, both cavalry and infantry, were by no means ready for the impending action.
If he is not rich I will give her the means; I will ask my father and Andrew.
Anna Mikhaylovna, practical woman that she was, had even managed by favor with army authorities to secure advantageous means of communication for herself and her son.
"Yes, he is a bully," thought Pierre, "to kill a man means nothing to him.
He knows of course what this loss means to me.
"Very well," said Smolyaninov, and went on at once: "Have you any idea of the means by which our holy Order will help you to reach your aim?" said he quietly and quickly.
Have you sought for means of attaining your aim in religion?
Hence we have a secondary aim, that of preparing our members as much as possible to reform their hearts, to purify and enlighten their minds, by means handed on to us by tradition from those who have striven to attain this mystery, and thereby to render them capable of receiving it.
"I must also inform you," said the Rhetor, "that our Order delivers its teaching not in words only but also by other means, which may perhaps have a stronger effect on the sincere seeker after wisdom and virtue than mere words.
Vienna considers the bases of the proposed treaty so unattainable that not even a continuity of most brilliant successes would secure them, and she doubts the means we have of gaining them.
They were half clad, hungry, too weak to get away on foot and had no means of obtaining a conveyance.
If we're punished, it means that we have deserved it, it's not for us to judge.
If the Emperor pleases to recognize Bonaparte as Emperor and to conclude an alliance with him, it means that that is the right thing to do.
Certain rights and privileges for the aristocracy appear to me a means of maintaining that sentiment.
Our order should provide means to that end.
The third name is the name unutterable which means the All.
Sulphur is of an oily and fiery nature; in combination with salt by its fiery nature it arouses a desire in the latter by means of which it attracts mercury, seizes it, holds it, and in combination produces other bodies.
Because, consider, Count--if I allowed myself to marry now without having definite means to maintain my wife, I should be acting badly....
It seemed to him that he ought to have an explanation with Natasha and tell her that the old times must be forgotten, that in spite of everything... she could not be his wife, that he had no means, and they would never let her marry him.
(He was a distant relative of the Rostovs', a man of small means, and their neighbor.)
At that time while with his regiment in Poland, a Polish landowner of small means had forced him to marry his daughter.
If, after that, I could return his smile when saying good-by, if I was able to let it come to that, it means that I loved him from the first.
It means that he is kind, noble, and splendid, and I could not help loving him.
Boris was thus the first to learn the news that the French army had crossed the Niemen and, thanks to this, was able to show certain important personages that much that was concealed from others was usually known to him, and by this means he rose higher in their estimation.
"If Mary is already persuading me to forgive, it means that I ought long ago to have punished him," he thought.
This was the party of the elders, reasonable men experienced and capable in state affairs, who, without sharing any of those conflicting opinions, were able to take a detached view of what was going on at the staff at headquarters and to consider means of escape from this muddle, indecision, intricacy, and weakness.
The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.
How, or by what means, he was connected with the great event foretold in the Apocalypse he did not know, but he did not doubt that connection for a moment.
"If this patience comes out," he said to himself after shuffling the cards, holding them in his hand, and lifting his head, "if it comes out, it means... what does it mean?"
Owing to the rapidity of the French flight and the Russian pursuit and the consequent exhaustion of the horses, the chief means of approximately ascertaining the enemy's position--by cavalry scouting-- was not available.
Everybody seems to imagine that being taken prisoner means being Napoleon's guest.
His means increased rapidly; serfs from neighboring estates came to beg him to buy them, and long after his death the memory of his administration was devoutly preserved among the serfs.
"It means that Anna Makarovna has finished her stocking," said Countess Mary.
"That means something important, doesn't it?" she asked.
"It means I accept you as my mate," he said.
It means you can fight me now.
Her first thought was that he was sending her to Death as a means of torturing her or at least, nailing home the point that he had won this round with Gabriel.
While Cynthia was proud of her son Randy's athletic achievements, she always saw those abilities as a means to an end—not an end in itself.
In three days, Darkyn may come on behalf of his mate to collect by any means necessary.
It means something to you, though, doesn't it?
Which means, what happened between you and this Gabriel was more than a one night stand.
"That means something to you, doesn't it?" she asked, puzzled.
He means well, but there's no way he could let you go.
"I have other means of obtaining stuff," Gabriel said with some offense.
Many years before you came here this Land was united under one Ruler, as it is now, and the Ruler's name was always 'Oz,' which means in our language 'Great and Good'; or, if the Ruler happened to be a woman, her name was always 'Ozma.'
He worked to apply a means test, pared the rolls back, then died; the rolls swelled again, and his successor again tried to bring them in line, but it was hard.
It means we have plenty of room for improvement.
Having the entire genome means we can begin making super corn, better, stronger, and faster growing.
The word "unalienable" (or "inalienable"—they are interchangeable) means, "unable to be taken away from or given away by the possessor."
So did de Tocqueville, touring nineteenth-century America, when he wrote that "All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic nation ought to know that war is the surest and shortest means to accomplish it."
Those asking it didn't offer a means for the world to escape from war.
However, I don't think finding these solutions means an end to all our troubles.
After awhile the need of some means of communication became so urgent that these outbursts occurred daily, sometimes hourly.
But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that Antichrist--I really believe he is Antichrist--I will have nothing more to do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful slave,' as you call yourself!
Don't I know that at the rate we are living our means won't last long?
This conception is the one handle by means of which the material of history, as at present expounded, can be dealt with, and anyone who breaks that handle off, as Buckle did, without finding some other method of treating historical material, merely deprives himself of the one possible way of dealing with it.
I guess it means he hasn't told anyone about me.
By this means, we largely keep the peace.
After all, ours are things that can be bought but think what being left behind means to them!...
To climb means to go up.
For me tomorrow means this: a Russian army of a hundred thousand and a French army of a hundred thousand have met to fight, and the thing is that these two hundred thousand men will fight and the side that fights more fiercely and spares itself least will win.
Maybe that's what it means, maybe not.
After many consultations and conversations, the count at last devised means to tranquillize her.