Translation of "pile" - English-Portuguese 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

monte, pilha
There was a big pile of sand in the garden.
The clothes were arranged in piles on the floor.
a pile (of)/piles (of) informal

a lot of something

um monte (de)
He has piles of money.

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