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synonyms for mill about

  • rouse
  • awake
  • awaken
  • bestir
  • budge
  • exert
  • hasten
  • move
  • wake
  • waken
  • be up and about
  • get a move on
  • get moving
  • look alive
  • make an effort
  • shake a leg

antonyms for mill about

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  • deaden
  • go to sleep
  • calm
  • discourage
  • laze
  • leave alone
  • rest
  • wait
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How to use mill about in a sentence

But men we had known and trails we had followed furnished us plenty of grist for the conversational mill.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Sounds rotten, but that's their style; and you've been through the mill at home enough to know what it is to be knifed socially.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Along in the afternoon Porter's force was located near Moore's Mill, about four miles distant.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The first steam rolling mill, with the exception of the one at Soho, was put up at Bradley ironworks.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
They heard how in the early spring in the meadow by the mill-dam Tim and I had stopped our ploughs to draw lots and he had lost.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
But Mill might have said the same thing about the price of a music box, provided it was properly patented, anywhere at all.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Or what if I do not fish at all, but get my roast fish by paying for it a part of the wages I receive for working in a saw mill?
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
After this it wound along on ridges and in ravines till it reached the heart of a great pine forest, where stood a saw-mill.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
When the harvest time arrives in December, each tenant carries his crop to the mill for grinding.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
The mill-dams at Sutton burst their banks July 24, 1668, and many houses were swept away.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
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WORDS RELATED TO MILL ABOUT

  • awake
  • awaken
  • be up and about
  • bestir
  • budge
  • exert
  • get a move on
  • get moving
  • hasten
  • look alive
  • make an effort
  • mill about
  • move
  • rouse
  • shake a leg
  • wake
  • waken
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