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mean vs have in mind have in mind vs mean

mean is a noun but have in mind is not a noun.

mean is an adjective but have in mind is not an adjective.

mean and have in mind both are verbs.

As verbs, mean and have in mind are synonyms with the definitions:
  • intend to refer to
Other synonyms of mean include think of.
mean (noun) have in mind (noun)
an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
mean (adjective) have in mind (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) have in mind (verb)
mean or intend to express or convey intend to refer to
have as a logical consequence
denote or connote
have in mind as a purpose
have a specified degree of importance
intend to refer to
destine or designate for a certain purpose