Synonyms of means in English:

means

noun

  • 1 the best means to achieve your goal
    method, way, manner, mode, measure, technique, expedient, agency, medium, instrument, channel, vehicle, avenue, course, process, procedure
  • 2 she doesn't have the means to support herself
    money, resources, capital, income, finance, funds, cash, wherewithal, assets
    informal dough, bread, moola
  • 3 a man of means
    wealth, riches, affluence, substance, fortune, property, money, capital
  • Phrases

    by all means

    by all means you must have dinner with usof coursecertainlydefinitelysurelyabsolutelywith pleasure informalsure thing

    by means of

    the load was raised by means of a craneusingutilizingemployingthroughwith the help ofas a result ofby dint ofby way ofby virtue of

    by no means

    the result is by no means certainnot at allin no waynot in the leastnot in the slightestnot the least bitnot by a long shotcertainly notabsolutely notdefinitely noton no accountunder no circumstances informalno way

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