"pile" Definition

  1. a sum of money; generally the whole of a man’s private means. A term originally peculiar to Californian miners, in reference to their accumulated dust and nuggets. American gamblers speak of “putting all the PILE on” when they fancy anything very much. “To go the whole PILE” runs level with our sporting phrase, “To go a raker.”

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Position in the dictionary: 2603 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: pill, pill-box, pin, pinch, pinchbeck, pink, pinnel, pinner-up, pins, pipe
Previous words in the dictionary: pikey, pike it, pike, pig’s whisper, pig’s eye, pigeon’s milk, pigeon-flying, pigeon-english, pigeon, pig-headed

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