Translation of "pile up" - English-Italian dictionary

pile up

phrasal verb with pile uk /paɪl/ us /pɑɪl/ verb present participle piling, past tense and past participle piled

If something unpleasant piles up, you get more and more of it.

My work’s really starting to pile up. Mi sta cominciando ad accumularsi il lavoro.


noun uk /ˈpaɪl·ʌp/ us /ˈpɑɪlˌʌp/

an accident involving several cars

tamponamento a catena

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