tender vs mean: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: tender or mean

How to spell tender?

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tendernoun

someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another

tendernoun

something that can be used as an official medium of payment

tendernoun

a boat for communication between ship and shore

tenderadjective

physically untoughened

tenderverb

propose a payment

tenderadjective

hurting

tendernoun

a formal proposal to buy at a specified price

tenderverb

make tender or more tender as by marinating, pounding, or applying a tenderizer

tenderadjective

having or displaying warmth or affection

tenderadjective

(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail

tendernoun

ship that usually provides supplies to other ships

tendernoun

car attached to a locomotive to carry fuel and water

tenderadjective

easy to cut or chew

tenderadjective

given to sympathy or gentleness or sentimentality

tenderverb

make a tender of; in legal settlements

tenderverb

offer or present for acceptance

tenderadjective

(of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition

tenderadjective

young and immature

meanadjective

(used of sums of money) so small in amount as to deserve contempt

meanverb

intend to refer to

meanadjective

marked by poverty befitting a beggar

meanadjective

of no value or worth

meanverb

denote or connote

meanverb

have as a logical consequence

meanadjective

(used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity

meannoun

an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n

meanadjective

approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value

meanverb

have in mind as a purpose

meanadjective

having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality

meanverb

mean or intend to express or convey

meanadjective

characterized by malice

meanverb

destine or designate for a certain purpose

meanadjective

excellent

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