Translation of "mill" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /mɪl/ us /mɪl/

a place where grain is made into flour

a flour mill

a factory where one material is made

a cotton mill
a paper mill

(Translation of “mill” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /mil/

a machine, sometimes now electrical, for grinding coffee, pepper etc by crushing it between rough, hard surfaces

a coffee mill
a pepper mill.

a building where grain is ground

The farmer took his corn to the mill.

a building where certain types of things are manufactured

a steel mill.
miller noun

a person who works a grain mill.

millstone noun

one of the two large, heavy stones used in an old-fashioned mill for grinding grain.

piedra de molino

(usually with round one’s/the neck) something that is a heavy burden or responsibility, and prevents easy progress

carga enorme
He regarded his brother as a millstone round his neck.
millwheel noun

a wheel that provides power to a mill as it turns.

rueda de molino

(Translation of “mill” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)