pile

All Noun Verb
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  • Info Pile is an alternative word for heap, e.g., a pile or heap of trash.
  • We will see men piling over each other all day to be them. Cited from Crowds, by Gerald Stanley Lee
  • These cause water to pile up at the eastern end of the lake.
  • From left to right, each pile contains one more card than the last.
  • The wales are built so that clear lines can be seen when they are cut into pile.
  • The game ends when there are only two letter piles left on the table.
  • The design helped keep snow from piling up in the heavy winter conditions.
  • A nearby grave contained three more women piled on top of each other.
  • There a small child piles up stones over and over as they fall down each time.
  • Those who survived the battle returned and removed a stone from the pile.
  • If a King is revealed, it is placed face up under the central pile.
  • Park has been working hard and the situation has piled up.
  • One day they set up two separated piles of fire, and the fire eventually became one.
  • The piles should look like the figure to the right at the beginning of every game.
  • These conditions lead to cold air piling up on the east edge of the mountains.
  • Close to the grave a stone pile with an iron cross was built.
  • The two brothers took stand against this issue and things started piling up for next so many months.
  • Shortly after, injuries piled up and his major league career ended after just five seasons.
  • The building has a piled structure and was constructed using traditional building techniques.
  • At length we reached the top, and piled our goods in the centre. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Players who do not touch their head cannot claim the pile.
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Meaning of pile

  • noun A collection of objects laid on top of each other
  • noun A large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)
    she made a bundle selling real estate, they sank megabucks into their new house
  • noun A column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure
  • noun The yarn (as in a rug or velvet or corduroy) that stands up from the weave
    for uniform color and texture tailors cut velvet with the pile running the same direction
  • verb Place or lay as if in a pile
    The teacher piled work on the students until the parents protested