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Synonyms for mill
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Wiktionary

  1. mill3

    John Stuart Mill.

    Synonyms:
    , permille

  2. mill3

    (followed by around, about, etc.) To move about in an aimless fashion.

    I didn't have much to do, so I just milled around the town looking at the shops.

    Synonyms:
    wander, roam

Princeton's WordNet

  1. factory, mill, manufacturing plant, manufactorynoun

    a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing

    Synonyms:
    manufacturing plant, pulverisation, milling machinery, manufactory, grinder, grind, pulverization, factory

  2. Mill, James Millnoun

    Scottish philosopher who expounded Bentham's utilitarianism; father of John Stuart Mill (1773-1836)

    Synonyms:
    manufacturing plant, milling machinery, manufactory, grinder, grind, pulverization, pulverisation, factory

  3. Mill, John Mill, John Stuart Millnoun

    English philosopher and economist remembered for his interpretations of empiricism and utilitarianism (1806-1873)

    Synonyms:
    manufacturing plant, milling machinery, manufactory, grinder, grind, pulverization, pulverisation, factory

  4. mill, grinder, milling machinerynoun

    machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing

    Synonyms:
    factory, submarine sandwich, grind, poor boy, zep, sub, hoagie, hero, molar, manufacturing plant, hero sandwich, pulverization, grinder, manufactory, milling machinery, bomber, submarine, hoagy, wedge, torpedo, pulverisation

  5. grind, mill, pulverization, pulverisationverb

    the act of grinding to a powder or dust

    Synonyms:
    drudgery, factory, grind, plodding, nerd, dweeb, manufacturing plant, powder, pulverization, grinder, swot, manufactory, milling machinery, wonk, donkeywork, pulverisation

  6. mill, mill about, mill aroundverb

    move about in a confused manner

    Synonyms:
    lurk, tarry, lallygag, footle, linger, mess about, lollygag, loiter, lounge, mill about, hang around, loaf, mill around

  7. millverb

    grind with a mill

    "mill grain"

    Synonyms:
    mill about, mill around

  8. millverb

    produce a ridge around the edge of

    "mill a coin"

    Synonyms:
    mill about, mill around

  9. millverb

    roll out (metal) with a rolling machine

    Synonyms:
    mill about, mill around

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. millnoun

    Synonyms:
    manufactory

  2. millnoun

    Synonyms:
    [U. S.] one tenth of a cent

  3. millnoun

    Synonyms:
    fight, contest

  4. millverb

    Synonyms:
    stamp (as coin) on the edge

  5. millverb

    Synonyms:
    full (as cloth)

  6. millverb

    Synonyms:
    [Low.] beat (with the fists)

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How to use mill in a sentence?

  1. Dante Scala:

    It's one of the most interesting counties that no one ever talks about in New Hampshire because it's got this mix of polar opposites, very strong liberal Democrats and Tea Party Republicans. It should be a place where Donald Trump does well if he's going to do well anywhere, in working class mill cities like say Rochester and Somersworth.

  2. Brett Kavanaugh:

    It is not as if it is just a run-of-the-mill case that was decided and never been reconsidered, but Casey specifically reconsidered it, applied the stare decisis factors and decided to reaffirm it, that makes Casey a precedent on precedent.

  3. Ruth Beier:

    The city also points out that Masterpiece Cakeshop – in which a Colorado baker won after being sued for not making a cake for a gay wedding – was decided on narrow grounds due to the outright hostility the civil rights commission in Colorado expressed toward Christianity. There was no such hostility in this case, it said. But the farm's lawyers point to a statement made by East Lansing Mayor Ruth Beier, who was previously a member of the city council, as relevant. A photo of Country Mill Farms, which is in a long-running legal battle with the city of East Lansing. ( ADF) ‘ We do n’t doubt that you're allowed to be a bigot … You can say it on Facebook, you can say ridiculous, horrible, hateful things, what we said is if you actually do discriminate in your business by not allowing same-sex couples to marry on your farm, then we don't want you in East Lansing.

  4. Kathy Griffin:

    Yeah, I take the apology back, f--- him. And Don Jr. and Eric, or as I call them Eddie Munster and Date Rape. I’m not holding back on this family. This president is different and I have been through the mill and so now I’m back on the road. I sold out Carnegie Hall in less than 24 hours.

  5. Carrie Severino:

    This President has been brazen about his willingness to take action that is normally reserved to Congress, the fact that the Court added the constitutional question means that some justices recognized that this is not a run of the mill act of prosecutorial discretion, but a novel and controversial power grab.


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