Definitions of milling

  1. The act or employment of grinding or passing through a mill; the process of fulling; the process of making a raised or intented edge upon coin, etc.; the process of dressing surfaces of various shapes with rotary cutters. See Mill. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. The act of passing through a mill: the act of fulling cloth: the process of indenting coin on the edge. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. The act of grinding or passing through a mill. See Mill. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. The act or employment of grinding; the act of being operated on by machinery; the act of making indented or rough edges on coins; the rough edges thus made. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
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Usage examples for milling

  1. At the first alarm the fishermen had armed themselves with bale- hooks and bludgeons, and for a time worked havoc among their assailants; but as the fight became more general they were forced apart and drawn into the crowd, whereupon the combatants split up into groups, milling about like frightened cattle. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach
  2. Together Reynolds and Mose rode out toward the slowly " milling herd, a hungry, hot, and restless mob of broadhorns, which required careful treatment. – The Eagle's Heart by Hamlin Garland