What does the word pile mean?

Usage examples for pile

  1. You say you won't play in that old sand- pile any more. – The Reclaimers by Margaret Hill McCarter
  2. " Her head's toward the west," he said, as they stood beside the pile of stones. – Lahoma by John Breckinridge Ellis
  3. Thank goodness I'm going to get what's under this pile, after all. – The Tale of Old Dog Spot by Arthur Scott Bailey