Definition of pieing in English:

pieing

noun

  • 1Chiefly Eng. regional (east.). The act of putting potatoes or other root crops into a pit and covering them with straw or earth. Compare "pie". Now rare.

  • 2Originally and chiefly US. The act or practice of throwing a (custard) pie at a person, especially an authority figure.

noun

Printing
  • The action of "pie".

Origin

Late 18th century. From pie + -ing<br>mid 19th century; earliest use found in Daily Ohio Statesman. From pie + -ing.

Pronunciation

pieing

/ˈpʌɪɪŋ/