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1 mill /ˈmɪl/ noun
plural mills
1 mill
/ˈmɪl/
noun
plural mills
Learner's definition of MILL
[count]
: a building with machinery for grinding grain into flour
: a machine for grinding grain
: a small machine for grinding or crushing pepper, coffee, etc.
: a building in which a particular product is made : factory
see also sawmill
: something that is compared to a factory because it produces things in large numbers or in a mechanical way

grist for/to your/the mill

see grist

through the mill

chiefly British
: through a very difficult experience
2 mill /ˈmɪl/ verb
mills; milled; milling
2 mill
/ˈmɪl/
verb
mills; milled; milling
Learner's definition of MILL
[+ object] : to produce (something) in a mill especially by grinding, crushing, or cutting it
[no object] of a group of people : to walk around in a general area without any particular aim or purpose usually + around or (chiefly Brit) about
3 mill
3 mill
Learner's definition of MILL
variant spelling of mil
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