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"pie" in American English

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pienoun [C/U]

us   /pɑɪ/
a round pastry with a filling such as fruit, meat, or vegetables: [C] a blueberry pie [U] We’re having sweet potato pie for dinner.
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"pie" in British English

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pienoun [C or U]

uk   /paɪ/ us   /paɪ/
B1 a type of food made with meat, vegetables, or fruit covered in pastry and baked: Would you like some more steak pie? a pecan pie

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PIEnoun [U]

uk   /paɪ/ /ˌpiː.aɪˈiː/ us   /paɪ/ /ˌpiː.aɪˈiː/
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"pie" in Business English

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pienoun [S]

uk   /paɪ/ us  
a piece/share/slice of the pie
a share of a market or the profits available from a business activity: The US advertising firm is investing heavily to get a bigger piece of the pie in Eastern Europe.
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Translations of “pie”
in Korean 파이…
in Arabic فَطيرة…
in Malaysian pai…
in French tarte…
in Russian пирог, пирожок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 餡餅,派…
in Italian torta, tortino, pasticcio…
in Turkish börek, tart…
in Polish placek, zapiekanka…
in Spanish empanada, tarta, pastel…
in Vietnamese bánh nướng…
in Portuguese torta…
in Thai พาย…
in German die Pastete…
in Catalan empanada, pastís…
in Japanese (お菓子の)パイ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 馅饼…
in Indonesian kue…
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“pie” in English

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