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Usage statistics for the noun million:

spoken English38.48%written English61.52%
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The word million is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun million

What does million mean as a name of something?

Million is one of the top 100 most common nouns. It is used mostly in informational writing, being one of the top 100 most common nouns in informational written English.View more statistics!

noun - plural: millions / million (counting)

  1. the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
  2. a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)

Definition of the adjective million

What does million mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more million / most million

  1. (in Roman numerals, M written with a macron over it) denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000,000 items or units


Who is Million?

Million a.k.a. Million Tyler is the son of Mystikal.


Million is a fictional character from the 2009 film Diamond Dawgs.


"Million" is a musical album of Honorata Skarbek.

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Phrases with Million

Phrases starting with the word Million:

  1. million instructions per second
  2. million floating point operations per second

Phrases ending with the word Million:

  1. One Million
  2. Ten Million
  3. Multi-Million
  4. One in a Million
  5. Thanks a Million
  6. feel like a million
  7. One Hundred Million
  8. one million million
  9. one thousand million
  10. one million million million

Other phrases containing the word Million:

  1. a million times
  2. Like a Million Bucks
  3. Like a Million Dollars
  4. Not in a Million Years
  5. Never in a Million Years
  6. feel like a million dollars
  7. to feel like a million dollars

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Million

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Politics of the American West (2013)

by Steven L. Danver

Bering Land Bridge National Preserve (27 million acres), the Cape Krusenstern National Monument (649,085 acres), the Gates of ...

Google previewCambridge Academic Content Dictionary Reference Book with CD-ROM (2008)

by Cambridge University Press

million Great Lakes...

Pliocene 5 million land bridge forms between North and South America Cenozoic Miocene 24 million forests ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words (2008)

by Diagram Group

Mississippian period In North America, the first part of what is generally called the Carboniferous period: 360 to 321 million years ago. nappe A recumbent (flopped over) fold that has sheared through, with its upper limb forced far forward.

Google previewCompanion Encyclopedia of Anthropology (2002)

by Tim Ingold

During the last million years hominids established themselves as the onh globally distributed species. The period saw the dispersal and evolution of Homo erectus, which first appeared in Africa, into a number of regional populations of ...

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Usage statistics about million

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the noun million:

spoken English38.48%written English61.52% conversational speech16.56%task-oriented speech83.44% imaginative writing11.31%informational writing88.69%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun million:


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Small photo of The Million Years Stone Park, Pattaya, Thailand.Small photo of Million Bells bloom in multiple colors in a hanging basketSmall photo of Gdansk, Poland - January 30, 2018: Information about 375 million zlotych (around 90 million euros) prize in next draw at EuroJackpot lottery.Small photo of Dinosaur footprints are scattered all throughout this region of Bolivia. You can see these along the Inca trail through the Jalq'a Communities. These are over 60 million years old.Small photo of 20M or 20 Million followers thank you with brilliant Balloons background. For your Celebration and Appreciation for social Network friend, Web user Thank you or celebrate of subscriber, follower, likeSmall photo of August 2nd, 2017, Cork, Ireland - close up of someone filling out a Euro Millions ticket, and an Irish Daily Million and Loot tickets on the side More...

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Sign language

Sign Language Star Spangled Banner at One Million Pibble March

Quotes about Million

The odds against there being a bomb on a plane are a million to one, and against two bombs a million times a million to one. Next time you fly, cut the odds and take a bomb. (Benny Hill)
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Scrabble value of M3I1L1L1I1O1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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