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  Dictionary Definition of pies

pie [1]
noun
1. a baked dish consisting of a sweet (fruit, etc.) or savoury (meat, fish, etc.) filling, enclosed in or covered by pastry, or sometimes other topping as mashed potatoes.
2. US. tart2 .
3. a group of bidders at an auction who secretly agree not to bid against each other.
4. Also, pie-heap. (in a freezing works) a mass of sheepskin, flesh, etc., from which wool is plucked.
-- phrase
5. have a finger in every pie, to have an interest in or play a part in many affairs.
6. pie in the sky, the illusory prospect of future benefits.
[ME; origin uncert.]
-- pielike, adjective