What does pitching mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitchingnoun

    (baseball) playing the position of pitcher on a baseball team

  2. lurch, pitch, pitchingnoun

    abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance)

    "the pitching and tossing was quite exciting"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pitching

    of Pitch

  2. Pitchingnoun

    the act of throwing or casting; a cast; a pitch; as, wild pitching in baseball

  3. Pitchingnoun

    the rough paving of a street to a grade with blocks of stone

  4. Pitchingnoun

    a facing of stone laid upon a bank to prevent wear by tides or currents

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. pitching

    The plunging of a ship's head in a sea-way; the vertical vibration which her length makes about her centre of gravity; a very straining motion.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitching in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of pitching in a Sentence

  1. Liz Bernich:

    Its wild, people have just been pitching in, wanting to help.

  2. Alex Bregman:

    He's been unbelievable for us, he works extremely hard on the days he's not pitching. Super happy for him. I think he would win rookie of the year.

  3. Blake Snell:

    The atmosphere is great, i love the energy, I love the rivalry, I love everything about it, especially pitching at home against them. There's a lot of meaning into those starts.

  4. Dave Martinez:

    They've been pitching around him a lot these last couple of weeks. True to form, he's going to take his walks, he's going to get on base, they'll make a mistake one of these times this weekend and he'll hit one hard.

  5. Jim Jeffrey:

    The Turkish incursion into northeast Syria is a tragedy, it was long standing Jim Jeffrey government policy in two Administrations to keep that from happening and Hardened ISIS prisoners were clearly not successful, iSIS is pitching this as a victory for them.

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