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verb American English pronunciation: pile /paɪl/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theypile
he/she/itpiles
present participlepiling
past tensepiled
past participlepiled
  1. 1

    pile

    or

    pile up

    [transitive] to put a large number of things on top of each other

    A group of boys were piling branches next to the tents.

    The books were still there, neatly piled in the room.

    piled (high) with something:

    a table piled high with food

    1. a.
      to put a large amount of something somewhere

      Pile the cheese onto the potatoes.

      a huge plate piled high with spaghetti

    2. b.
  2. 2
    [intransitive] if things pile somewhere, they gather there in a group

    Leaves blew across the yard, piling against the fence.

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