Translation of "means" - English-Russian dictionary


noun uk us /miːnz/
METHOD [ C ] (plural means)

B2 a way of doing something

средство, способ
We had no means of communication.
It was a means of making money.
MONEY [ plural ]


денежные средства
We don't have the means to buy the house.
by no means; not by any means

not at all

никоим образом, ни в коем случае
I'm not an expert by any means.
by all means

something that you say when you are agreeing to let someone do something

во что бы то ни стало
I have a copy of the report on my desk. By all means have a look at it.

(Translation of “means” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)