Synonyms

1. Mile-High_City

noun. the state capital and largest city of Colorado; located in central Colorado on the South Platte river.

Synonyms

  • Centennial State
  • CO
  • Colorado
  • Denver

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Words that Rhyme with Nautical Mile

  • versatile
  • worthwhile
  • vantuyl
  • restyle
  • panfile
  • monteil
  • marseille
  • kurzweil
  • hostile
  • compile
  • soleil
  • revile
  • refile
  • nevile
  • mikhail
  • fertile
  • delisle
  • beguile
  • argyll
  • while
  • trial
  • style
  • stile
  • smile
  • awhile
  • zile
  • wyle
  • wile
  • weill
  • weil

Example sentences of the word nautical-mile


1. Noun Phrase
This reef is located approximately 15 nautical miles from the Sanibel Lighthouse.

2. Noun Phrase
The state must reimburse these trips at 40 cents per nautical mile.

3. Noun Phrase
A nautical mile measures the same as an air mile, 6,076 feet, or 2,025.3 yards.

4. Noun Phrase
A nautical mile can also be referred to a as sea mile.

2. nautical

adjective. ['ˈnɔtəkəl'] relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen.

Synonyms

  • maritime

Antonyms

  • amphibious
  • inland

Etymology

  • nauticus (Latin)
  • ναυτικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters.

Synonyms

  • linear measure
  • 880 yards
  • mi
  • statute mile
  • half mile
  • league
  • international mile
  • quarter mile
  • 440 yards
  • stat mi
  • linear unit
  • furlong

Antonyms

  • untwine
  • smoothness
  • untie
  • minimum

4. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude.

Synonyms

  • mi
  • naut mi
  • international nautical mile
  • air mile
  • knot
  • nautical linear unit

5. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters).

Synonyms

  • nautical linear unit

6. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards.

Synonyms

  • linear unit
  • Roman mile

7. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a large distance.

Synonyms

  • large indefinite amount

8. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km.

Synonyms

  • mil
  • linear unit
  • Swedish mile

9. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a footrace extending one mile.

Antonyms

  • unravel

10. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile.

Synonyms

  • mi
  • naut mi
  • geographical mile
  • Admiralty mile
  • nautical linear unit
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