Translation of "pile up" - English-Japanese 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.

山積する, どんどん溜まる
My work’s really starting to pile up.


noun uk /ˈpaɪl·ʌp/ us /ˈpɑɪlˌʌp/

an accident involving several cars

玉突き事故, 玉突き衝突

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