miles




See mile

miles - noun

  • a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
  • 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 large distance
  • a former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters)
  • a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
  • an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards
  • a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
  • a footrace extending one mile
  • miles - thesaurus

    knot   mi   mil  

    Scrabble score for miles

    m is 3 i is 1 l is 1 e is 1 s is 1
    Scrabble score = 7

    generated at 08:32:51 on 03-12-23

    Spelling dictionary home

    Try Spellzone for free

    Search for a word



    "This is a fantastic opportunity for our students!  I'm sure Spellzone will be invaluable in helping them to improve their spellings and therefore improve the quality of their writing in all subject areas!"

    Teacher, High School, UK