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The walk is about ten miles and on level ground.
The town is about forty miles southeast of Budapest.
The peninsula is 13 miles long.
They live miles from the nearest town.
The beach stretched for miles in each direction.
It’s one of the best schools for miles around.
We were miles from nowhere with no money or food.
Sorry, I was miles away.
When I checked the total I realized I was miles off.
It’s still my favorite book by a mile.
It will be the best stadium in Ohio, by a mile.
Gary stood out a mile in his purple hat.
This is the American English definition of mile. View British English definition of mile.
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