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[mil-ee] /ˈmɪl i/
a female given name, form of Millicent or Mildred. Unabridged
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  • Millie was pale, too, and really frightened, though she tried to brazen it out.

    The Making of Mona Mabel Quiller-Couch
  • Millie, didn't I tell you that old Garnet was the man to think of things!

    Love Among the Chickens P. G. Wodehouse
  • All right, Millie, but I kinder keep fergettin' that part of it.

    Lightnin' Frank Bacon
  • Montcalm went to the closet and found one of Millie's house dresses.

    The Gift Bearer Charles Louis Fontenay
  • Lucy, standing enjoying them, looked up as Millie came along, and nodded.

    The Making of Mona Mabel Quiller-Couch
British Dictionary definitions for Millie


(Ulster, informal, derogatory) a young working-class woman who dresses in casual sports clothes
Word Origin
perhaps from mill worker
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