I was clueless as to what that meant
, but it meant
something to Larry.
Rather, the poems in Love's Alchemy are like a fine merlot, meant
to be imbibed slowly--you begin by sniffing their aroma; then hold them up to the light and savor their color; inhale their bouquet; hold the words in your mouth, let the taste of them sink into your pores; feel them warming your throat, let their wisdom spread through your veins and into the depths of your heart.
However, if we demote meaning and instead promote body image and ego, then our inclination towards perfection, meant
for our inner qualities, will transfer to the perfection of externals.
Originally, separation meant
that no secular prince can rightly usurp an ecclesiastical office.
You're not meant
to be Mother Teresa; you're meant
to be yourself.
The book admirably succeeds in its first goal, but falls short in its attempt to understand what sugar actually meant
Nauseous once meant
'causing nausea" but has come to mean 'affected by nausea.
Researchers theorized that the plants grown without pesticides - some were organic, others were ``sustainably'' grown, which meant
both organic and conventional methods had been used - produced more antioxidants in response to stress from fighting off insects.
Within a faith perspective the theologian may also claim that this was what the inspired texts really meant
, even though their writers and first interpreters were totally unaware of it.
Critical thinking is involved in ascertaining what President Wilson meant
by the concept democracy.
My own use of the term Zwinglian is also meant
to signal a kind of influence through other, more mixed and moderate channels such as Martin Bucer, Peter Martyr, and at a greater distance, Johann Heinrich Bullinger and Philipp Melanchthon,
to remind myself of the official as well as the individual references to God, the sudden concern among friends and acquaintances for the validity of their daily activities measured against this or that Tradition.