stack

US /stæk/

UK /stæk/

B1

noun

  • A large number or amount of something
  • Large tube through which smoke exits a building

verb

  • To arrange cards in a certain order, to cheat
  • To put one thing on top of another, e.g. boxes

Examples

The paintings were stacked in a corner of the room.

Boxes were stacked in piles all round the room.