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A heap of things laid or lying one on top of another
“Anassra grew worried when I did not call for her at my usual hour and entered, to find me lying face-down in a pile of papers.”
A very large amount of money
“He wants to make his pile as quickly as possible.”
A heavy stake or post driven vertically into the bed of a river, soft ground, etc., to support the foundations of a superstructure
“Freeport has blamed the collapse of the overburden pile on heavy rainfall, which reached on average of 40 millimeters last week.”
The soft projecting surface of a carpet or a fabric such as velvet or flannel, consisting of many small threads
“It is a very short, close-cropped weed, just like walking on a thick pile carpet.”
A large imposing building or group of buildings
“A huge outcry followed Lord Minto's decision to raze his ancestral pile to the ground in 1992.”
A large amount of something
To lay or throw on top of one another
“They piled up the points.”
Be stacked or loaded with
“The sink and counters were piled with things to be addressed in one way or another.”
Increase or cause to increase in quantity
“Sometimes I used to pile stones up and collect them at night with my wheelbarrow for I was working a lot at night.”
“He watched them walk into the old wooden house then walked around it to pile the wood in an orderly stack by the front door.”
To move in a group, often in a hurried manner
“Others pile into their cars to visit relatives, amusement parks and the beach.”
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