Lengua inglesa
1 a collection of things in an untidy pile or mass.
2 (usu heaps) colloq a large amount or number heaps of time .
3 colloq something, especially a motor vehicle, that is very old and not working properly.
verb (heaped , heaping )
1 tr & intr (also heap something up or heap up) to collect or be collected together in a heap.
2 (often heap something on someone or heap someone with something) to give them it in large amounts He heaped insults on his ex-wife They were heaped with riches .
adverb (heaps) colloq very much I'm heaps better .
[Anglo-Saxon héap ]
heaped adjective denoting a spoonful that forms a rounded heap on the spoon.

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