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Collins Spanish Dictionary- Complete & Unabridged
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mile

[maɪl]

  1. N

    1. milla f (= 1609,33m)

      inch 1., miss I, 1., 1)

    2. *

      miles (=very much)

  2. CPD

Examples from texts

Barbados, Guyana, Japan, South Korea, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela shall be limited to those parts of the 200-nautical-mile zone lying seawards of 12 nautical miles from the baselines of the French Department of Guyana.
Barbados, Guyana, Japón, Corea del Sur, Surinam, Trinidad y Tobago y Venezuela: se circunscribirá a las partes de la zona de 200 millas náuticas situadas a más de 12 millas náuticas de las líneas de base del Departamento francés de Guyana.
A quarter mile further and we'd have been the only humans in the world.
Medio kilómetro más y podríamos haber sido los únicos seres humanos del universo.
Kellerman, Jonathan / When The Bough BreaksKellerman, Jonathan / La Rama Rota
La Rama Rota
Kellerman, Jonathan
When The Bough Breaks
Kellerman, Jonathan
© 1985 by Jonathan Kellerman
After walking half a mile, he got to the Jules Sector.
Tras caminar mil metros llegó al sector Jules.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
2666
Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
2666
Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer
The Manager visits them daily from a branch not more than a mile away.
El gerente los visita diariamente desde una sucursal localizada a menos de una milla de distancia.
Rutherford, Stuart,Matin, Imran,Maniruzzaman, MdRutherford, Stuart,Matin, Imran,Maniruzzaman, Md
therford, Stuart,Matin, Imran,Maniruzzaman, Md
Rutherford, Stuart,Matin, Imran,Maniruzzaman, M
© 2012 CGAP
therford, Stuart,Matin, Imran,Maniruzzaman, Md
Rutherford, Stuart,Matin, Imran,Maniruzzaman, M
© 2012 CGAP
"If 2007 WD5 were to thump Mars on Jan. 30, we calculate it would hit at about 30,000 miles per hour and might create a crater more than half-a-mile wide."
"Si 2007 WD5 golpeara contra Marte el 30 de enero, calculamos que chocaría a alrededor de 48.000 kilómetros (30.000 millas) por hora y podría crear un cráter de más de 0,8 kilómetros (media milla) de ancho".
Instead, the vessel heaved to a quarter of a mile from the shore, and anchors were run out fore and aft.
En cambio, la embarcación viró hasta situarse a unos cuatrocientos metros de la costa y se echaron las anclas a proa y popa.
Scarrow, Simon / The Eagle's ConquestScarrow, Simon / Roma Vincit!
Roma Vincit!
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
© de la traducción: Montserrat Batista, 2002
© de la presente edición: Edhasa, 2002
The Eagle's Conquest
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
It was only a short while since the train had passed over the siding: it could not be more than a mile away.
Hacía muy poco que el tren había pasado por el apartadero: no podía estar a más de dos kilómetros de distancia.
Ghosh, Amitav / The Calcutta ChromosomeGhosh, Amitav / El cromosoma Calcuta
El cromosoma Calcuta
Ghosh, Amitav
The Calcutta Chromosome
Ghosh, Amitav
© 1995 by Amitav Ghosh
It had seemed like a good idea at the time. His house was less than a mile away. She had been soaked to the bone and bleeding.
Le había parecido buena idea: su casa se hallaba a poco más de un kilómetro de distancia, y ella estaba calada hasta los huesos y sangrando.
Kava, Alex / A Perfect EvilKava, Alex / Bajo Sospecha
Bajo Sospecha
Kava, Alex
A Perfect Evil
Kava, Alex
© S.M. Kava 2000
Whereas the rules concerning fishing within the 12-mile coastal zone should be defined in terms which are enforceable;
Considerando que conviene definir las normas relativas a la pesca en el interior de la zona costera de las 12 millas, en términos que permitan imponer su cumplimiento;
It was a half mile at an incline, but he could cover the distance quickly enough.
Era casi media milla en pendiente, pero podía cubrir la distancia lo suficientemente rápido.
Ward, J.R. / Lover AwakenedWard, J.R. / Amante Despierto
Amante Despierto
Ward, J.R.
Lover Awakened
Ward, J.R.
© Jessica Bird, 2006
'No one in any of the villages around here comes within a mile of this station after dark.
No hay nadie de ningún pueblo de la zona que se acerque a un kilómetro de aquí después de oscurecer.
Ghosh, Amitav / The Calcutta ChromosomeGhosh, Amitav / El cromosoma Calcuta
El cromosoma Calcuta
Ghosh, Amitav
The Calcutta Chromosome
Ghosh, Amitav
© 1995 by Amitav Ghosh
Aulus Plautius had commended their achievements, and that the army's scouts reported that there was no significant body of enemy soldiers for many miles to their front.
Aulo Plautio había elogiado sus logros y anunciado que los exploradores del ejército informaban de que no había un contingente significativo de soldados enemigos en muchos kilómetros al frente.
Scarrow, Simon / The Eagle's ConquestScarrow, Simon / Roma Vincit!
Roma Vincit!
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
© de la traducción: Montserrat Batista, 2002
© de la presente edición: Edhasa, 2002
The Eagle's Conquest
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
At this moment, four miles downstream, the Batavian cohorts should be swimming across; four thousand men in mixed cohorts of horse and infantry.
En aquel momento, a poco más de seis kilómetros río abajo, las cohortes de bátavos deberían estar cruzándola a nado, cuatro mil hombres en cohortes mixtas de caballería e infantería.
Scarrow, Simon / The Eagle's ConquestScarrow, Simon / Roma Vincit!
Roma Vincit!
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
© de la traducción: Montserrat Batista, 2002
© de la presente edición: Edhasa, 2002
The Eagle's Conquest
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
He cruised the three-hundred-plus miles at an erratic pace, often accelerating to ninety miles per hour, oddly surprised he was not stopped once by a trooper, though he passed several heading in the opposite direction.
Atravesó los quinientos kilómetros a un ritmo irregular, acelerando a menudo hasta los ciento cincuenta por hora, asombrado de que no lo parase ninguna patrulla, pese a cruzarse con varias que iban en dirección opuesta.
Katzenbach, John / Just CauseKatzenbach, John / Juicio Final
Juicio Final
Katzenbach, John
© 1992 by John Katzenbach
© Ediciones B, S. A., 2006
Just Cause
Katzenbach, John
© 1992 by John Katzenbach
each research haul must be separated by no less than 5 nautical miles from any other research haul, distance to be measured from the geographical mid-point of each research haul;
cada lance experimental deberá estar alejado no menos de 5 millas náuticas de cualquier otro lance experimental, distancia que se medirá del punto medio geográfico de cada lance experimental;

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mile1/4
maɪlFeminine nounmillaExamples

30 miles a or to the gallon — 30 millas por galón
50 miles per or an hour — 50 millas por hora
we walked miles! — ¡anduvimos millas y millas!
people came from miles around — la gente vino de millas a la redonda
they live miles away — viven lejísimos de aquí
you could see for miles — se veía hasta lejísimos
to be miles away —
sorry, I was miles away — lo siento, estaba pensando en otra cosa
by a mile, by miles —
the shot missed by a mile or by miles — el disparo falló por mucho
the best hotel by a mile or by miles is the Inglaterra — el mejor hotel con mucho es el Inglaterra

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Collocations

nautical mile
milla
nautical mile
milla marina
sea mile
milla marina
nautical mile
milla náutica

Word forms

mile

noun
SingularPlural
Common casemilemiles
Possessive casemile'smiles'