Synonyms for (noun) heap

Synonyms: jalopy, bus, heap

Definition: a car that is old and unreliable

Usage: the fenders had fallen off that old bus

Similar words: car, auto, automobile, motorcar, machine

Definition: a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine

Usage: he needs a car to get to work


Similar words: dysphemism

Definition: an offensive or disparaging expression that is substituted for an inoffensive one

Usage: his favorite dysphemism was to ask for axle grease when he wanted butter


Synonyms: heap, cumulation, cumulus, agglomerate, mound, pile

Definition: a collection of objects laid on top of each other

Similar words: aggregation, accumulation, assemblage, collection

Definition: several things grouped together or considered as a whole


Synonyms: batch, mint, mountain, muckle, peck, passel, tidy sum, deal, spate, sight, slew, stack, heap, hatful, good deal, great deal, wad, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, lot, mass, mess, mickle, flock

Definition: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

Usage: a batch of letters; a deal of trouble; a lot of money; he made a mint on the stock market; see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos; it must have cost plenty; a slew of journalists; a wad of money

Similar words: large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity

Definition: an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude

Synonyms for (verb) heap

Synonyms: heap

Definition: fill to overflow

Usage: heap the platter with potatoes

Similar words: fill, fill up, make full

Definition: make full, also in a metaphorical sense

Usage: fill a container; fill the child with pride


Synonyms: pile, heap, stack

Definition: arrange in stacks

Usage: heap firewood around the fireplace; stack your books up on the shelves

Similar words: set up, arrange

Definition: put into a proper or systematic order

Usage: arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order


Synonyms: heap

Definition: bestow in large quantities

Usage: He heaped him with work; She heaped scorn upon him

Similar words: give

Definition: transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

Usage: I gave her my money; can you give me lessons?; She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care