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mean vs entail

entail vs mean

mean and entail both are nouns.

mean is an adjective but entail is not an adjective.

mean and entail both are verbs.

As verbs, mean and entail are synonyms defined as:
  • mean and entail: have as a logical consequence
Other synonyms of mean include imply.
mean (noun) entail (noun)
an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n land received by fee tail
the act of entailing property; the creation of a fee tail from a fee simple
mean (adjective) entail (adjective)
approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value
characterized by malice
having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality
marked by poverty befitting a beggar
(used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity
(used of sums of money) so small in amount as to deserve contempt
of no value or worth
very good; of the highest quality
mean (verb) entail (verb)
mean or intend to express or convey have as a logical consequence
have as a logical consequence impose, involve, or imply as a necessary accompaniment or result
denote or connote limit the inheritance of property to a specific class of heirs
have in mind as a purpose
have a specified degree of importance
intend to refer to
destine or designate for a certain purpose

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