Heap and Mound

Heap

Heap noun - A quantity of things thrown or stacked on one another.
Usage example: found her shoe under a heap of clothes on the floor

Mound is a synonym for heap in pile topic. In some cases you can use "Mound" instead the word "Heap" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like order, amount, bank, embankment. popular alternative

Nearby Words: heaped, heaping

Mound

Mound noun - A pile or ridge of granular matter (as sand or snow).
Usage example: mounds of snow after the plow had passed

Heap is a synonym for mound in order topic. You can use "Heap" instead the word "Mound" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as amount, pile, bank, embankment. popular alternative

Nearby Words: mounded, mounding

How words are described

old old heap old mound
high high heap high mound
small small heap small mound
entire entire heap entire mound
Other adjectives: massive, large, big, enormous, huge, black, quivering, giant.

Both words in one sentence

  • Viking Funeral Cohen: In a longship set on fire, on top of a heap of the bodies of his enemies, under a burial mound.
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