Translation of "pile" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /paɪl/ us /pɑɪl/

B1 a lot of something in the shape of a small hill, or a number of things on top of each other

catasta, pila
There was a big pile of sand in the garden. C’era una bel mucchio di sabbia in giardino.
The clothes were arranged in piles on the floor. I vestiti erano disposti a mucchi sul pavimento.
a pile (of)/piles (of) informal

a lot of something

un mucchio di/mucchi di
He has piles of money. Ha un mucchio di soldi.

(Translation of “pile” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)