Definition of Pitch


  • the action or manner of throwing something
    "his pitch fell short and his hat landed on the floor"
  • abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance)
    "the pitching and tossing was quite exciting"
  • an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump
    - auction pitch
  • a high approach shot in golf
    - pitch shot
  • any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue
  • degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
    "the roof had a steep pitch"
  • promotion by means of an argument and demonstration
    - sales talk - sales pitch
  • a vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk)
    "he was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors"
  • (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
  • the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration


  • set the level or character of
    "She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience"
  • lead (a card) and establish the trump suit
  • hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin
  • throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball
    "The pitcher delivered the ball"
  • erect and fasten
    "pitch a tent"
    - set up
  • heel over
    "The tower is tilting"
    "The ceiling is slanting"
    - cant over
  • be at an angle
    "The terrain sloped down"
  • sell or offer for sale from place to place
  • set to a certain pitch
    "He pitched his voice very low"
  • fall or plunge forward
    "She pitched over the railing of the balcony"
  • move abruptly
    "The ship suddenly lurched to the left"
  • throw or toss with a light motion
    "flip me the beachball"
    "toss me newspaper"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble pitch

25 unscramble word found using the letters pitch.

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