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English definition of “heap sth on sb”

heap sth on sb

phrasal verb with heap     /hiːp/ verb [T + adv/prep]
to give someone a lot of praise, criticism, etc.: He deals well with all the criticism heaped on him.Praising and applaudingExaggerating and playing downDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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