(redirected from making pile)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • phrase

Synonyms for pile

Synonyms for pile

a large sum of money

a usually permanent construction, such as a house or store

to put into a disordered pile

to make or become full; put as much into as can be held

to fill to overflowing


to leave one's bed

pile up: to bring together so as to increase in mass or number

pile up: to undergo wrecking

Synonyms for pile

a large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)

fine soft dense hair (as the fine short hair of cattle or deer or the wool of sheep or the undercoat of certain dogs)


Related Words

battery consisting of voltaic cells arranged in series

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

the yarn (as in a rug or velvet or corduroy) that stands up from the weave


Related Words

a nuclear reactor that uses controlled nuclear fission to generate energy

arrange in stacks

press tightly together or cram

place or lay as if in a pile

References in periodicals archive ?
She would let us consume a fair amount of the "evil" white stuff and also let us run riot in her kitchen making piles upon piles of festive sweets.
If they are sick of those things, we encourage them to find a stick or rock outside--our girls get tremendous joy marching around whacking various inanimate objects with sticks or making piles of rock they call fires.
Naysayers had been predicting that the bottom was going to fall out of the housing market for years, but until September, people were still making piles of money buying and flipping properties with reckless abandon.
Scott might end the meeting by asking the clients to browse through shelter magazines and "start making piles. I want piles of stuff they like, but more importantly I'm looking for piles of stuff they don't like.
Today, Starbucksstands on top of the coffee industry, making piles of money from a product everyone else had written off.
Unfortunately, hope of making piles of cash were dashed when the family of the late singer thankfully said NO.