Definition of piling:
galvanic pile, big money, megabucks, quite a little, mound, cumulation, spile, heap, big bucks, agglomerate, atomic pile, tidy sum, long-legs, nap, great deal, down, longlegs, lot, pile, batch, chain reactor, mess, plenty, muckle, cumulus, stiltbird, stilt plover, hatful, voltaic pile, sight, stilt, flock, mickle, raft, deal, mountain, wad, bundle, stack, passel, mint, mass, atomic reactor, peck, spate, good deal, slew, bung, pot.
The disposition toward such employment of great fortunes, and away from the selfish piling- up of wealth is one of the most cheering and promising developments of the new century in this great land of ours; the kings of finance are coming to realize that, after all, wealth is useless unless it is used for good, and the next half century will no doubt witness the establishment of philanthropic enterprises on a scale hitherto unknown to history.- "American Men of Mind", Burton E. Stevenson.
- "Harley Greenoak's Charge", Bertram Mitford.
- "The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest", Harold Bindloss.