Example sentences for: pile

How can you use “pile” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Whenever I put in a good word for the global economy--pointing out that international trade is not the source of all misfortunes, or that low-wage exporting benefits many poor people--I can count on receiving a pile of hate mail.

  • “Humans sit on the top of the pile when it comes to relative brain size”, notes geneticist Bruce Lahn (University of Chicago, Illinois, United States) (see Box 1).

  • To which Brookhiser adds, "Don't carry a boom box either ." And the embarrassments pile up, one upon the other, and the patriotic reader wilts in his chair, and Washington ends up too ludicrous for words.

  • While Chatterbox wasn't paying attention, the Old Executive Office Building, a grand Second Empire pile that stands beside the White House and houses White House aides who aren't quite important enough to get offices in the executive mansion, was renamed the Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building.

  • Texas A&M University is investigating the fatal collapse of a log pile.

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