French translation of heaped
⇒ Add one heaped tablespoon of salt.
Ajouter une grosse cuillerée à soupe de sel.
to be heaped with sth (= piled)
- [flat surface]
être recouvert(e) d'une montagne de qch
- [dish, bowl, plate]
être rempli(e) d'une montagne de qch
- [flat surface]
Example Sentences Including 'heaped'
Some went to and fro bearing cups and pouring drink; others brought food on heaped plates and dishes.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
And when thing really get bad, he brings forth wines from the heavens and bushes heaped with... stale bread.Roses are for the Rich
These they heaped against the trunk on the far side of the tree from the prisoners.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Trends of 'heaped'
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- (= pile) [of objects]
monceau ma rubbish heap
un tas d'orduresto be at the bottom of the heap (figurative) [person]
être en bas de l'échelleto be at the top of the heap (figurative) [person]
être en haut de l'échelleto collapse in a heap [person]
s'effondrer comme une masse
- (informal, = lot)
tas ma heap of sth
un tas de qchheaps (= lots)
des tasheaps of [time, money, work]
- (= pile) [sand, earth, clothes]
amoncelerto heap sth on sb's plate or to heap sb's plate with sth
charger l'assiette de qn de qch
to heap praise on sb
couvrir qn d'élogesto heap scorn on sb
couvrir qn de mépristo heap gifts on sb
couvrir qn de cadeaux
- See heap up
Example Sentences Including 'heap'
There could be a heap of reasons why Mourne no longer chose to live; his suicide doesn't necessarily suggest his guilt.Double Deceit
The one up here was a long way from where Kenworthy was standing by the crumpled heap of Johnny Winstanley.Displaced Person
Then he examined the heap of empty beer cans near where I told him I had found the sneaker.Follow the Sharks
Translation of heaped from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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