country mile

noun

Definition of country mile

  1. :  a long distance

Examples of country mile in a sentence

  1. He lives a country mile from the nearest store.

  2. She beat the other swimmers by a country mile.

1829

First Known Use of country mile

1829


COUNTRY MILE Defined for English Language Learners

country mile

noun

Definition of country mile for English Language Learners

  • : a long distance



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