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mounds

noun
plural of mound

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a pile or ridge of granular matter (as sand or snow)
  • mounds of snow after the plow had passed

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2 a quantity of things thrown or stacked on one another
  • an ever-growing mound of dirty laundry on the floor

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mounds

verb
present tense third-person singular of mound

Synonyms of mounds (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to form into a pile or ridge of earth
  • mound the mulch around the plants

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2 to lay or throw on top of one another
  • mounding slices of cheese on top of her sandwich meat

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  • unpiles
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“Mounds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mounds. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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