1. 〔方法〕a means ((単複同形)); 〔一段階としての手段〕a step; 〔方策〕a measure
    • 問題解決のために積極的な手段を講じよう
    • We'll take positive steps to solve the problem.
    • 手段を誤る
    • make a mistake [((文)) err] in selecting one's means
    • 目的達成のための手段
    • a means to an end
    • 生活を楽しむ手段
    • a way [means] of enjoying life
    • あらゆる手段を尽くす
    • try every (possible) means
    • 彼は目的のためには手段を選ばない人間だ
    • He would 「go to any lengths [do anything] to 「attain his objective [get what he wants].
    • その金は正当な[不当な]手段によって得たものだ
    • He got the money by fair [foul] means.
    • 申し入れを聞いてもらえなければ最後の手段に訴えます
    • We will turn to our last resort if our proposal is rejected.