pile on

phrasal verb
piled on; piling on; piles on

Definition of pile on

US, informal
: to join other people in criticizing something or someone in usually an unfair way After the first few negative reviews, all the other critics started piling on.

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“Pile on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pile%20on. Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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