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  1. dogpile(Noun)

    A mound of people, especially people who are fighting or celebrating.

  2. dogpile(Noun)

    Any indiscriminate jumble of things.

  3. dogpile(Verb)

    To jump on top of someone, usually in a group.

  4. dogpile(Verb)

    To pile on or overwhelm, such as with criticism or praise.

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  1. Dogpile

    Dogpile is a search engine that fetches results from Google, Yahoo!, Yandex, and includes results from several other popular search engines, including those from audio and video content providers. It is a registered trademark of Blucora, Inc.

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  1. dogpile

    [Usenet: prob. fr. mainstream “puppy pile”] When many people post unfriendly responses in short order to a single posting, they are sometimes said to “dogpile” or “dogpile on” the person to whom they're responding. For example, when a religious missionary posts a simplistic appeal to alt.atheism, he can expect to be dogpiled. It has been suggested that this derives from U.S. football slang for a tackle involving three or more people; among hackers, it seems at least as likely to derive from an ‘autobiographical’ Bugs Bunny cartoon in which a gang of attacking canines actually yells “Dogpile on the rabbit!”.


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