HyperDic: miller

English > 6 senses of the word Miller / miller:
NOUNperson Miller, Glenn Miller, Alton Glenn MillerUnited States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944)
person Miller, Henry Miller, Henry Valentine MillerUnited States novelist whose novels were originally / originally banned as pornographic (1891-1980)
person Miller, Arthur MillerUnited States playwright (1915-2005)
person millersomeone who works in a mill (especially a grain mill)
artifactmiller, milling machinemachine tool in which metal that is secured to a carriage is fed against rotating cutters that shape it
animalmiller, moth millerany of various moths that have powdery wings
Miller / miller > pronunciation
Soundsmih'ler
Rhymesalveolar ... Ziegler: 240 rhymes with ler...
English > Miller: 6 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningUnited States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944).
SynonymsGlenn Miller, Alton Glenn Miller
Instance ofbandleaderThe leader of a dance band
SpanishAlton Glenn Miller, Glenn Miller
CatalanGlenn Miller
English > Miller: 6 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningUnited States novelist whose novels were originally / originally banned as pornographic (1891-1980).
SynonymsHenry Miller, Henry Valentine Miller
Instance ofwriter, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
SpanishHenry Miller, Henry Valentine Miller
CatalanHenry Miller
English > Miller: 6 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningUnited States playwright (1915-2005).
SynonymArthur Miller
Instance ofdramatist, playwrightsomeone who writes plays
SpanishArthur Miller, Miller
CatalanArthur Miller, Miller
English > miller: 6 senses > noun 4, person
Meaningsomeone who works in a mill (especially a grain mill).
Broadercraftsman, artisan, journeyman, artificerA skilled worker who practices some trade / trade or handicraft
Spanishmolinero
Catalanmoliner
English > miller: 6 senses > noun 5, artifact
Meaningmachine tool in which metal that is secured to a carriage is fed against rotating cutters that shape it.
Synonymmilling machine
Broadershaper, shaping machineA machine tool for shaping metal or wood
Spanishfresadora
Catalanfresadora, moliner
English > miller: 6 senses > noun 6, animal
MeaningAny of various moths that have powdery wings.
Synonymmoth miller
Broadermothtypically crepuscular or nocturnal insect having a stout body and feathery or hairlike antennae

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