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Matters vs Means - What's the difference?

matters | means |

As nouns the difference between matters and means

is that matters is while means is .

As a verb means is

(mean).

matters

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (matter)
  • Nothing really matters .
    But it matters to me.

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    means

    English

    (wikipedia means)

    Noun

    (head)
  • An instrument or condition for attaining a purpose.
  • A car is a means of transport .
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  • , volume=188, issue=26, page=6, magazine=(The Guardian Weekly) , title= ‘Killer robots’ should be banned in advance, UN told , passage=In his submission to the UN, [Christof] Heyns points to the experience of drones. Unmanned aerial vehicles were intended initially only for surveillance, and their use for offensive purposes was prohibited, yet once strategists realised their perceived advantages as a means of carrying out targeted killings, all objections were swept out of the way.}}
  • Resources; riches.
  • He was living beyond his means .
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  • Usage notes

    Frequently contrasted with , as in “a means to an end”. Similar contrast is (process) vs. (product).

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