Million in a sentence

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Definition of Million

  • The number of ten hundred thousand, or a thousand thousand, -- written 1,000,000. See the Note under Hundred.
  • A very great number; an indefinitely large number.
  • The mass of common people; -- with the article the.
  • the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
  • a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)

How to use million in a sentence. Million pronunciation.

Two million dollars went into that experiment, but Manana won.
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I went to Mexico a conquistador, I left it a child of time, who had learned to smile; and I left some millions behind me, too.
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Well, I've had more out of it all, I guess, than if I'd trebled the millions and wiped Manana off the Mexican coat of arms.
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Ah, the green fields, the soft grey skies, the quiet vale, the brave, self- respecting, toiling millions, the beautiful sense of law and order and goodness!
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We produce about two million dollars for each hour we work.
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Our projected audience is one hundred million readers.
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This is ten thousand titles each to one hundred million readers, which is only about 4% of the present number of computer users.
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They levied taxes to the amount of thirty or forty thousand dollars and ordered expenditures to the extent of about a million.
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We were stark mad with excitement-drunk with happiness-smothered under mountains of prospective wealth-arrogantly compassionate toward the plodding millions who knew not our marvellous canyon-but our credit was not good at the grocer's.
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The whole surface of the earth presented itself as a green-gold ocean, upon which were sprinkled millions of different flowers.
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These two are old-fashioned, absolutely pious, dwelling in a mental world millions of miles removed from that of their son; they have not even a remote idea of what is passing in his mind, but they look on him with adoration, and believe him to be the greatest man in all Russia.
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To-day the works of Tolstoi are translated into forty-five languages, and in the original Russian the sales have gone into many millions.
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He would be simply incomprehensible to the millions of Americans who delight in musical comedy and in pseudo-historical romance.
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This projected audience is one hundred million readers.
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If our value per text is nominally estimated at one dollar then we produce $2 million dollars per hour this year as we release fifty new Etext files per month, or 500 more Etexts in 2000 for a total of 3000+ If they reach just 1-2% of the world's population then the total should reach over 300 billion Etexts given away by year's end.
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By the bye, Miss. Lord, are you aware that the Chinese Empire, with four _hundred_ MILLION inhabitants, has only _ten_ daily papers?
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No one observed her solitary state; she was one of millions walking about the streets because it was Jubilee Day, and every moment packed her more tightly among the tramping populace.
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In her conceit of self-importance, she stood there, above the battling millions of men, proof against mystery and dread, untouched by the voices of the past, and in the present seeing only common things, though from an odd point of view.
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For know that vile as this world is, and worms as we are, you have but to invest all this vileness with a magical garment of words to transfigure us and uplift our souls til earth flowers into a million heavens.
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You spoil your heaven with your million.
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Examples of Million

Example #1
We had good hands, but it had the joker.
Example #2
Let's show 'em what business means.
Example #3
It's one thing to be a missionary and say the little word in season; it's another to run your soft red head against a hard stone wall.
Example #4
The Dagos wanted to live in their own way, and they did.
Example #5
The Padre knew from the start, but I learned at great expense, and went out of business-closed up shop for ever, with a bald head and my Tips for the Tired.
Example #6
I went to Mexico a conquistador, I left it a child of time, who had learned to smile; and I left some millions behind me, too.