a tidy collection of objects, especially when made of a number of things of the same kind placed on top of each other
a very large amount of money; fortune
make into a pile; put on or in a pile
"a batch of letters"
"a deal of trouble"
"a lot of money"
"he made a mint on the stock market"
"see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"
"it must have cost plenty"
"a slew of journalists"
"a wad of money"
"she made a bundle selling real estate"
"they sank megabucks into their new house"
"for uniform color and texture tailors cut velvet with the pile running the same direction"
"heap firewood around the fireplace"
"stack your books up on the shelves"
"The crowd packed the auditorium"
"The teacher piled work on the students until the parents protested"
The piles upon which the house was poised.
出自： C. McCullough
Two piles..supported the central span.
出自： J. Mark
Deep piles..to reach through the silt.
The thick..pile of Susan's new carpet.
出自： A. Brink
The huge pile of sawdust.
出自： E. Hemingway
The pile of luggage.
出自： A. Schlee
Piles of green slate stacked by the road.
A..pile of..exam papers.
出自： R. Christiansen
Piled up blocks of masonry to form a wall.
出自： P. Gallico
Mother..piled a second helping of vegetables on Helen's plate.
出自： Toeckey Jones
Julia piled up the plates.
出自： E. North
He opened the door and they all piled in.
他把门打开,他们一拥而入。 pile sth ⇔ in
We piled all the luggage in and drove off.
All of us piled into Peter's car and headed back to the flat.
球赛结束后,成群的足球迷涌出了赛场。 pile out of sth
They piled out of the theatre.
The police were waiting for the hooligans as they piled out of the train.
Perishable goods are piling up at the docks because of the strike of tally clerks.
Snow continues to pile up deeper and deeper year after year.
He found that piles of silks, piles of silver and gold piled up to the roof.
Evidence was piling up against them.
His debts are piling up.
Work has piled up during his absence.
在他离开期间工作积压起来了。 pile sth ⇔ up
He piled up fallen leaves in a corner of the yard.
He piled grass up near our breakfast fire.
He piled up much information on the American Indians.
They quickly piled up fortunes.
他们很快累积了大量财富。 pile up
A bus and three cars piled up on the main road this morning.
One car made a sudden stop and the two cars behind it piled up.
He piled the table with papers.
Our generous host piled our plates with food.
The truck was piled high with fruits and vegetables.