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pitch (n):
the action or manner of throwing something
Samples
his pitch fell short and his hat landed on the floor
pitch (n):
(baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
pitch (n):
abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance)
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the pitching and tossing was quite exciting
Related Words: lurching
pitch (n):
an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump
pitch (n):
a high approach shot in golf
pitch (n):
the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration
pitch (n):
degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
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the roof had a steep pitch
Related Words: slant
pitch (n):
promotion by means of an argument and demonstration
pitch (n):
a vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk)
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he was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors
pitch (n):
any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue
Related Words: tar
pitch (v):
set the level or character of
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She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience
pitch (v):
set to a certain pitch
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He pitched his voice very low
pitch (v):
lead (a card) and establish the trump suit
pitch (v):
hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin
pitch (v):
throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball
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The pitcher delivered the ball
pitch (v):
throw or toss with a light motion
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flip me the beachball.
toss me newspaper

Related Words: fliptoss
pitch (v):
erect and fasten
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pitch a tent
pitch (v):
move abruptly
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The ship suddenly lurched to the left
Related Words: lurchshift
pitch (v):
heel over
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The tower is tilting.
The ceiling is slanting

Related Words: cantslanttilt
pitch (v):
fall or plunge forward
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She pitched over the railing of the balcony
pitch (v):
be at an angle
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The terrain sloped down
Related Words: inclineslope
pitch (v):
sell or offer for sale from place to place
Related Words: hawkhuckstermongerpeddlevend
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