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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “pile (sth) up”

pile (sth) up

(INCREASE)
增加
phrasal verb with pile /paɪl/ verb
(of something bad) to increase
使(不好的事物)增加,使累積
Unpaid bills began to pile up alarmingly.
未支付的帳單越積越多,數目驚人。
They piled up such a huge debt that they soon went bankrupt.
他們債台高築,很快就破產了。
Increasing and intensifying
(Definition of pile (sth) up phrasal verb, verb (INCREASE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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