What does Mileage mean?

Definitions for Mileageˈmaɪ lɪdʒ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Mileage.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mileage, milage(noun)

    distance measured in miles

  2. mileage, fuel consumption rate, gasoline mileage, gas mileage(noun)

    the ratio of the number of miles traveled to the number of gallons of gasoline burned

  3. mileage(noun)

    a travel allowance at a given rate per mile traveled


  1. Mileage(n.)

    The number of miles that a vehicle can travel after consuming a certain quantity of fuel; in the United States, usually expressed in units of miles per gallon; as, smaller cars tend to get better mileage. It is sometimes used as a nmeasure of the energy efficiency of a vehicle.

  2. Mileage(n.)

    Use, profit or advantage; as, he got a lot of mileage out of one hit record.


  1. mileage(Noun)

    the total distance, in miles, travelled

  2. mileage(Noun)

    the number of miles travelled by a vehicle on a certain volume of fuel

  3. mileage(Noun)

    mileage allowance, an allowance for travel expenses at a specified rate per mile

  4. mileage(Noun)

    the amount of service that something has yielded or may yield in future

  5. mileage(Noun)

    something worth taking into consideration

    There's some mileage in your argument.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mileage(noun)

    an allowance for traveling expenses at a certain rate per mile

  2. Mileage(noun)

    aggregate length or distance in miles; esp., the sum of lengths of tracks or wires of a railroad company, telegraph company, etc


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mileage in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mileage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Elaine Howard:

    There's such a headwind that I'm getting terrible gas mileage today.

  2. Joe Scerbo:

    We needed to get into the new vans a few years ago, because they get better mileage than the old Ford and GMC vans we were using.

  3. Walter Willett:

    We have got all the mileage we can out of [cutting] trans fats, but there is huge potential for increasing whole grains and fruits and vegetables and we could gain a lot by cutting back more in red meat.

  4. Chris Stoikos:

    Our bodies are no different than cars, to get the most mileage out of them, you need to treat them right and maintain them routinely. I am utterly shocked at how many entrepreneurs I meet that fail to see this.

  5. Barack Obama:

    I think the American people, you know, they're gonna want, you know, that new car smell. They want to drive something off the lot that doesn't have as much mileage as me, if they want me to do some selective things, I'll be happy to do 'em, but I suspect that folks will be ready to see me go off to the next thing.

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