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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure.

Usage examples (40)
  • Noun : a pile of papers; a pile of bricks. ,a pile of work. ,the noble pile of Windsor Castle. ,They made a pile on Wall Street
  • Verb (used with object) : to pile up the fallen autumn leaves. ,to pile up money; squirrels piling up nuts against the winter. ,He piled the wagon with hay
  • Verb (used without object) : to pile off a train. ,The snow is piling up on the roofs
  • Is that what you call piling a MASSIVE deficit onto future generations, children (little people). for more
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