noun \ˈmi(l)-yən\

: the number 1,000,000

: a very large amount or number

plural millions or million

Full Definition of MILLION

— see number table
:  a very large number <millions of cars on the road>
:  the mass of common people —used with the
million adjective
mil·lion·fold \-ˌfōld\ adverb or adjective
mil·lionth \ˈmi(l)-yən(t)th\ adjective or noun

Origin of MILLION

Middle English milioun, from Middle French milion, from Old Italian milione, augmentative of mille thousand, from Latin
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with MILLION


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