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Origin of mile
Words nearby mile
Example sentences from the Web for mile
Meanwhile, the number of miles driven nationwide decreased by 15 percent.Traffic counts fell during the coronavirus pandemic, but road fatalities still increased|Luz Lazo|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
An up-tempo playlist keeps me motivated and improves my pace by at least 15 seconds per mile.5 Pieces of Gear That Help Me Stay Active During Winter|Jakob Schiller|February 11, 2021|Outside Online
She particularly encouraged those who live within a mile and a half of their school buildings to consider walking to class.Alexandria City Public Schools sets date for reopening; Arlington refuses to follow suit|Hannah Natanson|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
He runs like 100 miles, 150 miles, to bring awareness to different organizations he supports.
At 65 miles per hour, you’ll cover 100 yards in three seconds.The Best Way to Add Driving Lights to a Normal Car|Wes Siler|January 26, 2021|Outside Online
Then she managed to struggle a mile through dark, rainy woods.The 7-Year-Old Plane Crash Survivor’s Brutal Journey Through the Woods|James Higdon|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Beyond the huge American flag that hung over the street, the mile-long mass of cops ended.
Each one seems a mile high, and the entire flight an insurmountable obstacle.
So I went home—we only lived about a quarter mile away—and I got on my bicycle and rode back, and he was in the donut shop.
The incident occurred just one mile from the Garner incident.Before Eric Garner, There Was Michael Stewart: The Tragic Story of the Real-Life Radio Raheem|Marlow Stern|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What need to look to right or left when you are swallowing up free mile after mile of dizzying road?The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
General Santa Anna is within a mile of us with fifteen hundred men.
Nowhere can be found a region capable of supporting a larger population to the square mile than Lombardy.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
They had proceeded a mile when Bruno came running back, showing by his manner he had news to impart.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The procession made its way slowly towards the river, three quarters of a mile to the east.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
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Idioms and Phrases with mile
In addition to the idioms beginning with mile
- mile a minute, a
- miles and miles
- miss by a mile
- miss is as good as a mile
- stick out (like a mile)