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pile

noun /pail/
a (large) number of things lying on top of each other in a tidy or untidy heap; a (large) quantity of something lying in a heap
montón, pila
There was a neat pile of books in the corner of the room There was pile of rubbish at the bottom of the garden.
a large quantity, especially of money
montón, pila
He must have piles of money to own a car like that.
pile-up noun an accident or crash involving usually several vehicles
accidente múltiple, colisión
There has been a serious pile-up on the motorway, involving three cars and a lorry.
pile up phrasal verb to make or become a pile; to accumulate
amontonarse, acumularse
He piled up the earth at the end of the garden The rubbish piled up in the kitchen.
Translations of “pile”
in Korean 더미…
in Arabic كَوْمة…
in French pile, paquet…
in Italian catasta, pila…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數量, 疊, 垛…
in Russian куча, груда, стопка…
in Turkish yığın, küme…
in Polish stos…
in Portuguese monte, pilha…
in German der Haufen…
in Catalan munt, pila…
in Japanese うず高く積み上げられたもの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数量, 摞, 垛…
(Definition of pile from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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