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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitchedadjective

    (of sound) set to a certain pitch or key; usually used as a combining form


  2. pitchedadjective

    set at a slant

    "a pitched rather than a flat roof"


  1. pitchedadjective

    Having a slope.

    a pitched roof

  2. pitchedadjective

    Having a specified tonal range.

    a high-pitched scream.

  3. pitchedadjective

    Fought from predetermined positions at a specified time and place.

    a pitched battle


  1. pitched

    Pitched refers to something that is set or angled at a particular degree, usually used in reference to roofs or surfaces. In musical terms, pitched describes the frequency of a sound, specifically how high or low it is. Pitched can also refer to the act of promoting or selling something, often aggressively.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pitched

    of Pitch

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. pitched

    A word formerly used for stepped, as of a mast, and also for thrown.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitched in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitched in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of pitched in a Sentence

  1. Dave Martinez:

    I’ve had my calves cramping up on me in the past and I’ve pitched through that, this was definitely something a little different, but not something I couldn’t have pitched through if it was a bigger game, I guess.

  2. President Obama:

    I'm confident there are going to be areas where we disagree and there will be some pitched battles.

  3. Perye Brown:

    What was supposed to bring development to my community has now pitched us against each other.

  4. Daniella Greenbaum:

    I have never operated under the assumption that everything I pitched would get on the site, at least in the initial way I pitched it, but I never expected something to go through the editorial process and then get taken down, i received a total of zero direct messages from colleagues telling me they disagreed with the column or were angry about my writing it or expressing an interest in talking so we could hear where each of us were coming from.

  5. Seth MacFarlane:

    I don’t remember who pitched the joke, i remember when it was pitched that was a rumor that I had actually not heard, and other writers in the writers’ room had. It had to be explained to me.

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    • A. abide
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