A crowd; a throng; a multitude or great number of persons.
- A group of things placed or thrown, one on top of the other: a heap of dirty rags lying in the corner.
- Informal A great deal; a lot. Often used in the plural: We have heaps of homework tonight.
- Slang An old or run-down car.
- To put or throw in a pile.
- To fill completely or to overflowing: heap a plate with vegetables.
- To bestow in abundance or lavishly: heaped praise on the rescuers.