Definitions for your mileage may vary
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word your mileage may vary
The New Hacker's Dictionary
Your mileage may vary
[from the standard disclaimer attached to EPA mileage ratings by American car manufacturers] 1. A ritual warning often found in Unix freeware distributions. Translates roughly as “Hey, I tried to write this portably, but who knows what'll happen on your system?” 2. More generally, a qualifier attached to advice. “I find that sending flowers works well, but your mileage may vary.”
Images & Illustrations of your mileage may vary
Find a translation for the your mileage may vary definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these your mileage may vary definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"your mileage may vary." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Nov. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/your mileage may vary>.