Definition of milk run in English:

milk run

noun

  • A routine, uneventful journey, especially by plane.

    • ‘While at first it looked like another milk run, it wasn't too long until something unusual happened.’
    • ‘My parents booked me on the Constitution, the liner that did the milk run from New York to Cannes.’
    • ‘His first ride was a milk run to pick up supplies in Japan.’
    • ‘It was a milk run, meaning it was an easy mission.’
    • ‘It was supposed to be a milk run on the east side of the pass.’
    • ‘Her first mission is a milk run, which I gather means it is really easy.’
    • ‘To every one's enormous relief, the first mission turns out to be a milk run - hardly any flak, not a German fighter in the sky.’

Pronunciation

milk run

/ˈmilk ˌrən//ˈmɪlk ˌrən/