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Synonyms of mill in English:


  • 1 a steel mill
    factory, (processing) plant, works, workshop, shop, foundry
    informalsalt mine(s)
  • 2 a pepper mill
    grinder, crusher, quern
  • verb

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  • 1 the wheat is milled into flour
    grind, pulverize, powder, granulate, pound, crush, press
    technicalcomminute, triturate
  • Phrases

    mill around/about

    people were milling about in the streets
    throng, swarm, crowd

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