piles|piled|pilingpaɪl noun +a collection of objects laid on top of each other +(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent +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) +battery consisting of voltaic cells arranged in series; the earliest electric battery devised by Volta +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 +a nuclear reactor that uses controlled nuclear fission to generate energy verb +arrange in stacks +press tightly together or cram +place or lay as if in a pile
steal, rob, plunder, thieve, filch, embezzle, misappropriate, purloin, take, walk off with, palm, Colloq appropriate, pinch, snatch, grab, lift, borrow, Brit nick, snaffle, US boost, Slang hook, snitch, swipe, rip off:
The auditors found that he had pilfered small sums from the company for years.
Advanced English Dictionary
+noun [U] painful swollen VEINS at or near the ANUS Synonym: HAEMORRHOIDS
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