Nelson Appleton, 1839–1925, U.S. army officer.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “merciful.”
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How to use Miles in a sentence
In addition to the university, defendants include Miles, the LSU Board Of Supervisors, law firm Taylor Porter and other school officials.LSU associate athletic director files $50 million lawsuit over Les Miles allegations | Cindy Boren, Glynn A. Hill | April 8, 2021 | Washington Post
Bridgett Brown, another attorney representing Lewis, described some of that retaliation, saying the treatment prompted Lewis to hide under her desk to avoid contact with Miles.LSU associate athletic director files $50 million lawsuit over Les Miles allegations | Cindy Boren, Glynn A. Hill | April 8, 2021 | Washington Post
The report stated that Alleva also told Miles not to text or call the students, but Miles denied he was told that.Ex-LSU coach Les Miles was subject of female students’ complaints, according to 2013 report | Des Bieler | March 5, 2021 | Washington Post
The GBI’s Miles described GISAC as one part of the state’s threat-monitoring system.After a Wave of Violent Threats Against Election Workers, Georgia Sees Few Arrests | by Sonam Vashi | March 3, 2021 | ProPublica
When Miles is on the subway, you’ll feel the tracks underneath.Forget 4K and Solid State Drives. The Controller Is the Best Reason to Get a PlayStation 5 | Peter Allen Clark | November 6, 2020 | Time
In this war, the targeting is often happening on computer monitors thousands of Miles away, capturing images from drones.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War | Nancy A. Youssef | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Travel Noire fellows earned about a half million travel Miles in 2014.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement | Charlise Ferguson | January 4, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Strong currents and winds, however, mean any debris could be drifting up to 31 Miles a day eastward, away from the impact zone.
Miles of Soviet era housing projects sat along on the ocean.
Casino resorts thrive in the Bahamas and have a presence in almost every port of call for hundreds of Miles.Will Hyman Roth Return to Havana With Normalized Relations? | John L. Smith | December 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I presume the twenty-five or thirty Miles at this end is unhealthy, even for natives, but it surely need not be so.Glances at Europe | Horace Greeley
Before daybreak we had ridden five and twenty Miles, but had been compelled to abandon two more guns.
And it was no light task, then, for six hundred men to keep the peace on a thousand Miles of frontier.Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
Fully two Miles away, on the south side of the ravine, were the sepoy lines, and another group of isolated bungalows.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
I presume this path does not extend many Miles without meeting impediments.Glances at Europe | Horace Greeley
British Dictionary definitions for Miles
Bernard, Baron Miles of Blackfriars. 1907–91, British actor and theatre manager. He founded the Mermaid Theatre in London, and was known as a character actor
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