Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular present simple form of heap

Etymologies

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heap +‎ -eth

Examples

  • And again I say unto you, is there one among you that doth make a mock of his brother, or that heapeth upon him persecutions?

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  • How about: And again I say unto you, is there one among you that doth make a mock of his brother, or that heapeth upon him persecutions?

    Harry Reid just called Chief Justice John Roberts a liar.

  • Surely every man walketh in a vain show: surely they are disquieted in vain: he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather them.

    Psalms 39.

  • Yea also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all people.

    Habakkuk 2.

  • Shall not all these take up a parable against him, and a dark speech concerning him: and it shall be said: Woe to him that heapeth together that which is not his own? how long also doth he load himself with thick clay?

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 40: Habacuc The Challoner Revision

  • He that heapeth together riches by usury and loan, gathereth them for him that will be bountiful to the poor.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 22: Proverbs The Challoner Revision

  • Make known your choice, for although we travellers through the desert of life lie down to sleep, and rise again to live, to fight, to hate, and above all to love, in obedience to the will which counteth and heapeth the particles of sand upon this station, yet are we allowed, to voice our desires, being mouth-pieces of Fate.

    Desert Love

  • "Man walketh in a vain shadow: he heapeth up riches and cannot tell who shall gather them."

    Forty-one Thieves A Tale of California

  • _He heapeth up riches and knoweth not who shall gather them.

    The Mountain Spring and Other Poems

  • ‘For man worketh in a vain shadow … he heapeth up riches and cannot tell who shall gather them.’

    The Unpleasantness At The Belladonna Club

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