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Synonyms for pile

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

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

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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)


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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


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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

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has successfully completed over well over 75 pile construction projects to date.
There were eighty three 1800 mm diameter piles, twenty-four 1500 mm diameter piles and twelve 600 mm diameter piles in construction scope.
Pile dimension used in the research ranging from 250 mm to 600 mm.
While the total pressure required to install a pile was recorded directly from the pressure indicator located in the operation room of the jacking machine or obtained by dividing load required to install a pile by its cross section area.
We started our pile right in the center of the chicken coop run.
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Further comparison shows that the earth pressures measured on the top of pile caps are significantly higher than those measured on the surface of surrounding soils.
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At present, research into squeezed branch pile mainly focuses on bearing performance under uniaxial loads; however, transmission line foundations bear both horizontal and vertical alternating loads.
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Based on the above literature review, the main objective of this study is to develop simple and computationally efficient solutions for the analysis of vertical vibration characteristics of a variable impedance pile embedded in layered soil.
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You can't always tell you have piles by looking, because they are often hidden internally, but they often form as around lump that's dark blue or purple in colour because of the restricted blood flow.