Associations to the word «Miller»

Wiktionary

MILLER, proper noun. An English and Scottish occupational surname​ for a miller.
MILLER, noun. A person who owns or operates a mill, especially a flour mill.
MILLER, noun. A milling machine.
MILLER, noun. Any of several moths that have powdery wings.
MILLER, noun. The common name of a flour-smelling mushroom, Clitopilus prunulus.
MILLER FISHER SYNDROME, noun. A rare variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome, manifesting as a descending paralysis that proceeds in the reverse order and usually affects the eye muscles first.
MILLER MOTH, noun. Any of several species of moths with pale, dusty wings
MILLER OF DEE, noun. (idiomatic) Someone who lives independently and unattached to others, especially for selfish reasons.
MILLER OF THE DEE, noun. Alternative form of Miller of Dee
MILLER SYNDROME, noun. A particular genetic disease, characterized by facial anomalies and missing toes.
MILLER TEST, proper noun. (US) (legal) A test for determining whether speech or expression can be labelled obscene, in which case it is not protected by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution and can be prohibited.

Dictionary definition

MILLER, noun. United States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944).
MILLER, noun. United States novelist whose novels were originally banned as pornographic (1891-1980).
MILLER, noun. United States playwright (1915-2005).
MILLER, noun. Someone who works in a mill (especially a grain mill).
MILLER, noun. Machine tool in which metal that is secured to a carriage is fed against rotating cutters that shape it.
MILLER, noun. Any of various moths that have powdery wings.

Wise words

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