Translation of "pile up" - English-Spanish dictionary

If something unpleasant piles up, you get more and more of it.

amontonarse
My work’s really starting to pile up.

pile up

phrasal verb with pile uk /paɪl/ us /pɑɪl/ verb present participle piling, past tense and past participle piled
noun uk /ˈpaɪl·ʌp/ us /ˈpɑɪlˌʌp/

an accident involving several cars

choque en cadena

(Translation of “pile up” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)