English Thesaurus
(noun) 
Definition
a small device for grinding solids
a pepper mill
Synonyms
grinder
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crusher
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quern
(noun) 
Definition
a factory, esp. one which processes raw materials
a textile mill
Synonyms
factory
He owned furniture factories in New York.
, , ,
plant
The plant provides forty per cent of the country's electricity.
,
workshop
a small workshop for repairing secondhand motorcycles
,
foundry
(verb) 
Definition
to grind, press, or process in or as if in a mill
freshly milled black pepper
Synonyms
grind
Grind the pepper in a pepper mill.
,
pound
She paused as she pounded the maize grains.
,
press
The grapes are hand-picked and pressed.
,
crush
Their vehicle was crushed by an army tank.
,
powder
Mix all the powdered ingredients together.
,
grate
His chair grated as he got to his feet.
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pulverize
Pulverize the bran to a fine powder.
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comminute

phrasal verb

See mill about or around

Additional synonyms

in the sense of crush
Definition
to break or grind into small pieces
Their vehicle was crushed by an army tank.
in the sense of granulate
in the sense of grate
Definition
to produce a harsh rasping sound by scraping against an object or surface
His chair grated as he got to his feet.

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