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American English: /maɪl/
British English: /mʌɪl/

Translation of mile in Spanish:


  • milla (feminine) (1.609 metros)
    we walked for miles and miles
    anduvimos millas y millas
    how many miles to the gallon?
    ¿cuántas millas por galón?
    you could hear the explosion for miles around
    la explosión se oyó a varias millas a la redonda
    that's miles away from here [colloquial]
    eso está lejísimos de aquí
    we missed the target by miles o by a mile [colloquial]
    no estuvimos ni cerca de lograr nuestro objetivo
    he's the best cook by a mile [colloquial]
    es con mucho el que mejor cocina
    my bike's miles better than yours [colloquial]
    mi moto es cien mil veces mejor que la tuya [colloquial]
    someone not a million miles from here
    alguien que yo conozco
    I'd recognize that voice a mile off
    reconocería esa voz en cualquier sitio
    sorry, I was miles away
    perdona, estaba pensando en otra cosa or no estaba prestando atención
    it sticks o stands out a mile
    se ve or se nota a la legua
    to go the extra mile
    ir un poco más allá
    dar el paso siguiente
    Example sentences
    • It's my favourite album of the year by miles and miles.
    • Apart from The West Wing, it's the best thing on television by miles and miles.
    • The guitar was the 20th century's most popular instrument by miles.
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