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mean something

 (to someone)
1. Lit. to make sense to someone. Does this line mean anything to you? Yes, it means something.
2. Fig. [for someone] to cause positive feelings in another person. You mean a lot to me. This job means a lot to Ann.

mean

mod. having to do with someone or something that is very good; cool. This music is mean, man, mean. What a great sound!
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Folk music, especially Irish-flavored folk music, has long been part of the DKM dynamic, and on "The Meanest of Times" the band worked the tradition into truly something of its own design with "(F)lanningan's Ball," a crooked tale of tribal shenanigans in Quincy.
The survey, completed by market research firm Claritas Acxiom, suggests that Stanley is the fifth meanest town in Britain with only 47.
And for administrative personnel, it's the meanest bear in the woods.
Not everyone is convinced that the country has entered a brave new world of sexual politics, in the meanest sense of the tenn.
Paradoxically, such a nice life was made possible by perhaps the meanest man of all times, Henry Ford.
The meanest "Protestant" was granted a status above the most exalted "Catholic.
Zury: The Meanest Man in Spring County (1887) was the first book of his trilogy.
The bullies of the honeybee world come from Africa, wherecenturies of human raids on hives for honey, rather than beekeeping, encouraged the survival of the very meanest bees.
When I built this dual supercharged 427 Cobra in 1966, I wanted it to be the fastest, meanest car on the road," said Shelby.
3 TOP GOALSCORER Lionel Messi (Arg) 4 Neymar (Bra) 4 Karim Benzema (Fra) 3 James Rodriguez (Col) 3 Thomas Muller (Ger) 3 Arjen Robben (Hol) 3 Robin van Persie (Hol) 3 Enner Valencia (Col) 3 BEST PASSERS Spain 82% 1703 1005 3 GOALS PER MATCH BEST DEFENDING Iran 72 92 8 12 AVERAGE PASSES PER GAME 383 AVERAGE CARDS PER MATCH MEANEST Holland 68 Costa Rica 59 Uruguay 57 Australia 50 Columbia 49 Iran 49 Ivory Coast 49 2.
The Blues have the meanest defence in the top flight and much of the credit for that must go to the pair, who played yesterday as Chelsea kept a clean sheet against Arsenal.
So being able to write for and play the meanest bitch in school has been so fun," Lilley told Perth Now.
Tennessee are facing one of the three meanest defences they have met all year as Chicago visit.
ACID-tongued Craig Revel Horwood reckons newcomer Darcey Bussell will take his crown as the meanest judge on the Strictly Come Dancing panel.
Keown was part of the famous Gunners back four in the days when the North Londoners had the meanest defence in football.