mile noun

ADJ. nautical

VERB + MILE cover, cycle, do, drive, go, ride, run, travel, trudge, walk Fell-runners who are out to win can cover the three miles in just over 15 minutes. | clock (up) Altogether on the trip we clocked up over 1,800 miles.

PHRASES miles an/per hour The police stopped them doing 100 miles per hour on the motorway. > Note at MEASURE