Definitions For Mile


  • A footrace extending one mile
  • A unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
  • A Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
  • An ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards
  • A unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
  • A former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
  • A former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters)
  • A large distance
  • A unit of measurement equal to 5,280 feet (about 1,609 meters)
  • A great distance
  • A race that is a mile long

Is Mile a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Mile is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mile in a Sentence

  • We passed mile after mile of beautiful scenery as we drove through the country.
  • We traveled over miles of dirt road.
  • The car was traveling at 70 miles per hour.

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Antonyms for Mile

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