mile
Noun

A unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet;
Exactly 1609.344 meters (synset 113672836)hypernym: linear measure, linear unit  a unit of measurement of lengthpart holonym: furlong  a unit of length equal to 220 yards
 880 yards, half mile  a unit of length equal to half of 1 mile
 440 yards, quarter mile  a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile
part meronym: league  an obsolete unit of distance of variable length (usually 3 miles) 
A unit of length used in navigation;
Exactly 1,852 meters;
Historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude (synset 113682449)hypernym: nautical linear unit  a linear unit of distance used in navigation 
A large distance (synset 113798542)
"he missed by a mile"hypernym: large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity  an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude

A former British unit of length once used in navigation;
Equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters) (synset 113682973)hypernym: nautical linear unit  a linear unit of distance used in navigationsynonym: sea mile 
A former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters);
800 feet longer than a statute mile (synset 113682724)hypernym: nautical linear unit  a linear unit of distance used in navigation 
An ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards (synset 113677032)
hypernym: linear measure, linear unit  a unit of measurement of lengthsynonym: roman mile

A Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km (synset 113676880)
hypernym: linear measure, linear unit  a unit of measurement of lengthsynonym: mil, swedish mile

A footrace extending one mile (synset 107484465)
"he holds the record in the mile"hypernym: track event  a footrace performed on a track (indoor or outdoor)
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