Meaning of “heap” in the English Dictionary

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heapnoun [ C ]

us /hip/

a messy pile of things:

A heap of dirty laundry lay at the foot of his bed.
a heap of/heaps of something infml

A heap of/heaps of something is a lot of it:

Isako is making heaps of money now that she’s in business for herself.

heapverb [ T ]

us /hip/

to put things in a pile:

They heaped their plates with food.

(Definition of “heap” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)