Definition Of heap


a great deal.

“How do you like Maggie?” “I like you heaps better!”

an untidy collection of things piled up haphazardly.

she rushed out, leaving her clothes in a heap on the floor

put in a pile or mound.

she heaped logs on the fire

Example Of heap

  • a heap of gravel

  • a disordered heap of boxes

  • A janitor at Ryko looked down at the broom he was pushing and noticed he had collected a big heap of old Zappa albums that have been rattling around the warehouse for a chunk of the last decade.

  • An ex-girlfriend advised me to take cod liver oil as a supplement to help suppress this, but I can't say that my daily dose has made a whole heap of difference.

  • And I wasn't really expecting you to heap praises on me or anything.

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