Definition of pie noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

pie

 noun
noun
NAmE//paɪ//
 
[countable, uncountable]
 
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  • a baked dish of fruit or meat and vegetables with pastry on the bottom, sides, and top a slice of apple pie Help yourself to some more pie. a pie dish see also custard pie, pot pie, shepherd's pie
  • Idioms
    as American as apple pie
     
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    used to say that something is typical of America
    as easy as anything/as pie/as ABC/as falling off a log(informal)
     
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    very easy or very easily Fooling him was as easy as falling off a log.
    as nice as pie(informal)
     
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    very kind and friendly, especially when you are not expecting it
    eat crow(also eat humble pie)
     
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    to say and show that you are sorry for a mistake that you made
    have a finger in every pie(informal)
     
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    to be involved in a lot of different activities and have influence over them, especially when other people think that this is annoying
    a piece/slice/share of the pie
     
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    a share of something such as money, profits, etc.
    pie in the sky(informal)
     
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    an event that someone talks about that seems very unlikely to happen This talk of moving to Australia is all just pie in the sky.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: pie