Antonyms for mile

inch, neck, shouting distance, hop, skip, and jump, step, stone's throw, hair.

Quotes of mile

  1. May is a very early time in the year and the weather is usually bad You cannot run a fast mile race if there is a strong wind because it makes your running uneven – Roger Bannister
  2. In the road ships must ride in 30 40 or 50 fathom water not above half a mile from the shore at farthest and if there are many ships they must ride close one by another – William Dampier
  3. As for ourselves yes we must be meek bear injustice malice rash judgment We must turn the other cheek give up our cloak go a second mile – Dorothy Day
  4. It's never crowded along the extra mile – Wayne Dyer
  5. Along 4 Mile Run there was a nice woods down in front of the house I used to run around there – Jim Fowler
  6. You'd never think of taking a cab if you had to walk a mile down Chicago's Michigan Avenue But in a bad city you take a cab just to go around the corner – Helmut Jahn
  7. Walk a mile in my shoes is good advice Our children will learn to respect others if they are used to imagining themselves in another's place – Neil Kurshan
  8. The short English miles are delightful for walking You are always pleased to find every now and then in how short a time you have walked a mile though no doubt a mile is everywhere a mile I walk but a moderate pace and can accomplish four English miles in an hour – Karl Philipp Moritz
  9. Most of life is routine dull and grubby but routine is the momentum that keeps a man going If you wait for inspiration you'll be standing on the corner after the parade is a mile down the street – Ben Nicholas
  10. Riding in advance we passed over one of these great plains we looked back and saw the line of scattered horsemen stretching for a mile or more and far in the rear against the horizon the white wagons creeping slowly along – Francis Parkman
  11. Number one I think we should impose a fee or a tax on the transportation of trash per mile – Edward G. Rendell
  12. And at ten or whatever time in the morning we had the press conference what we knew is there had been an incident at Three Mile Island that it was shut down that there was water that had escaped but it was contained – William Scranton
  13. The first one obviously was walking into my office at eight o'clock in the morning on Wednesday and being told there was a telephone call saying that there was an incident at Three Mile Island and that it had shut down and that beyond that we didn't know – William Scranton
  14. On the 27th we came to the Cascade Rapids The first or Little Cascade has about two feet fall the second or Grand Cascade a mile farther is about a six foot sheer drop – Ernest Thompson Seton
  15. We sought out and visited all the Indians hereabouts that we could meet with in number about twenty They were chiefly in one place about a mile from where we lodged – John Woolman

Usage examples for mile

  1. Within a Mile of Edinborough Town – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  2. The boat crept on for perhaps a mile – Danger at the Drawbridge by Mildred A. Wirt
  3. We shall have to cut it again in another mile or so said Pariset ” – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  4. We must cast back for a mile or two but it can not make much difference – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  5. “ A mile an hour too fast will soon run down your horse – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  6. He promised to be good after a half mile or so – The Lost Art of Reading by Gerald Stanley Lee
  7. Down there at his feet only half a mile distant lay the town – Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2 by Martin Anderson Nexo
  8. They ain't a house in a mile f'om there though he told her – Friendship Village by Zona Gale
  9. But that would cause him to lose a quarter of a mile or more of his advantage and she seems to be more inclined to run away from the Bellevite than to fight her suggested the lieutenant – A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  10. The door by which Mossy entered had closed again and there was half a mile of rock between them and the sea – The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories by George MacDonald
  11. His ground was a mile away – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  12. What is it that you want to say about the mile race Browning – Frank Merriwell's Races by Burt L. Standish
  13. There are the nets out where you see those poles and he pointed to a place about a half mile off shore – Six Little Bunkers at Cousin Tom's by Laura Lee Hope
  14. “ I did not go within half a mile of Treliskey Plantation – The Squire's Daughter by Silas K(itto) Hocking
  15. As soon as I had seen that the boat was in possession of the Zulus I had concealed myself in the bush to consider what to do and I decided to work my way up the coast about a mile and then take to the beach and try to reach the ship that way – The White Chief of the Caffres by A.W. Drayson
  16. He had seen a house that afternoon with a high garden wall about it a quarter of a mile away – Clementina by A.E.W. Mason
  17. Still I don't feel knocked out and I've walked half a mile – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  18. The car crept over another quarter of a mile – Curlie Carson Listens In by Roy J. Snell
  19. At first we ran easily for it was the second half mile that would decide our fate – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  20. About a quarter of a mile from here towards Fladstadt ” – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates

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