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heaps n : a large number or amount; "made lots of new friends"; "she amassed a mountain of newspapers" [syn: tons, dozens, lots, mountain, piles, scores, stacks, loads, rafts, slews, wads, oodles, gobs, scads, lashings] adv : very much; "thanks heaps"

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heaps p
  1. Plural of heap
  2. A large amount.
    • 2005, Plato, Sophist. Translation by Lesley Brown. 245e.
      And heaps of objections, all of them involving countless difficulties, are going to face anyone who says either that being is some two things or that it is only one.


  1. third-person singular of heap
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