a reserve supply of goods, raw material, etc., accumulated esp. in anticipation of future shortage or emergency
, -·piled·, -·pil·ing
to accumulate a stockpile (of)
A supply stored for future use, usually carefully accrued and maintained.
transitive verbstock·piled, stock·pil·ing, stock·piles
To accumulate and maintain a supply of for future use.
(third-person singular simple present stockpiles, present participle stockpiling, simple past and past participle stockpiled)
- To accumulate a stockpile.