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ˈpaɪ lɪŋpil·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pile, spile, piling, stiltnoun

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


  1. pilingnoun

    A structural support comprised of a length of wood, steel, or other construction material.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Piling

    of Pile

  2. Pilingnoun

    the act of heaping up

  3. Pilingnoun

    the process of building up, heating, and working, fagots, or piles, to form bars, etc

  4. Pilingnoun

    a series of piles; piles considered collectively; as, the piling of a bridge

  5. Etymology: [See Pile a stake.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Piling

    pī′ling, n. the act of piling up: the driving of piles: a series of piles placed in order: pilework.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of piling in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of piling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of piling in a Sentence

  1. Richard Prisinzano:

    A payroll tax holiday on top of a pandemic will have a significant negative effect, this is just piling on.

  2. Susan Hammond:

    I can not imagine why they would pick up an old man at the airport and charge him with something like that, it's just piling on of government bureaucracy onto the Cliven Bundy family.

  3. Rick Pitino:

    The piling on is incredible.

  4. Mike Pence:

    The media is piling on with unsubstantiated claims … while they ignore an avalanche of hard evidence about corruption, pay to play, political favoritism emanating out of Hillary Clinton's years as secretary of state.

  5. Sonny Ben Rosenthal:

    There is no rubbish piling up in the streets, so Singaporeans don't perceive a waste problem or feel personally responsible to reduce waste.

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. motile
    • B. pecuniary
    • C. bibulous
    • D. commensal

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