pile - definición en el diccionario inglés americano - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “pile” en inglés

See all translations

pile

noun  us   /pɑɪl/

pile noun (THINGS)

[C] a number of things lying on top of each other: a pile of newspapers After dinner there is always a pile of dishes to be washed. [C] infml A pile or piles can also be a lot of something: I’ve got piles of homework.

pile noun (SURFACE)

[U] the soft surface of short threads on a carpet (= material for covering a floor) or on some types of cloth: carpets with a deep pile

pile

verb  us   /pɑɪl/

pile verb (MOVE)

[I always + adv/prep] (of a group of people) to move together, esp. in a way that is not organized: About ten kids piled into the room, all talking at once. Someone yelled "Fire!" and we all piled out into the street.

pile verb (THINGS)

[always + adv/prep] to put (things) near or on top of each other, or to collect in this way: [I] Magazines just pile up on my desk at work. [M] I asked her to pile on extra potatoes.
Phrasal verbs
Traducciones de “pile”
en árabe كَوْمة…
en coreano 더미…
in Malaysian timbunan, bertimbun-timbun…
en francés pile, paquet…
en turco yığın, küme…
en italiano catasta, pila…
en chino (tradicionál) 數量, 疊, 垛…
en ruso куча, груда, стопка…
en polaco stos…
in Vietnamese đống: chồng, số lượng lớn…
en español montón, pila…
en portugués monte, pilha…
in Thai กอง, จำนวนมาก…
en alemán der Haufen…
en catalán munt, pila…
en japonés うず高く積み上げられたもの…
in Indonesian tumpukan, setumpuk…
en chino (simplificado) 数量, 摞, 垛…
(Definition of pile from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de pile
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “pile” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

a game in hand

if a sports team has a game in hand over other teams in a competition, it still has another game to play in which it can gain points

Palabra del día

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Aprende más 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Aprende más