A certain measure of distance, being equivalent in England and the United States to 320 poles or rods, or 5,280 feet.
- A unit of length equal to 5,280 feet or 1,760 yards (1,609 meters), used in the United States and other English-speaking countries. Also called land mile, statute mile. See Table at measurement.
- A nautical mile.
- An air mile.
- Sports A race that is one mile long.
- A relatively great distance: had to walk for miles in the airport.