Example sentences for: piles

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

  • Shortly before his death in 1973, after Darger moved out to a nursing home, his landlord opened up his room and discovered, amid piles of presumably artistic debris (hundreds of pairs of smashed eyeglasses, balls of string, old pairs of shoes, scores of empty Pepto-Bismol bottles), one 2,600-page autobiography, an 11-year weather log, 87 watercolors, 67 pencil drawings, and the tale of the Vivian Girls.

  • Piles of options by themselves do not make CEOs act like owners--though they can make them ridiculously wealthy.

  • 2: The new British Library--sitting comfortably on enlarged piles.

  • Our readers send us piles of clever and insightful e-mail messages, responding to what they read in

  • It's no wonder that, later, the men go through piles of dog tags taken off dead Americans with little more than numb irritation and that when they finally stumble on Pvt.

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