What does pitching mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitching(noun)

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

  2. lurch, pitch, pitching(noun)

    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. Pitching(noun)

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

  3. Pitching(noun)

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

  4. Pitching(noun)

    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.

How to pronounce pitching?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say pitching in sign language?

  1. pitching


  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. Chip Hale:

    Nobody should be pitching the ball by somebody's head. It is not the place to go, you just can't do that. People always say he didn't mean to do it. He probably didn't mean to do it, but nobody knows that.

  2. Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta:

    I was a little off with my command, i was able to keep them off balance later in the game. Pitching to contact was the goal today and I did a pretty good job of that.

  3. Salil Tripathi:

    I'd be surprised if Hasina doesn't win. The opposition has a lot of problems in terms of pitching candidates and intimidation. She has the advantage of incumbency.

  4. Bill Browder:

    Glenn Simpson was pitching a story to journalists that Magnitsky had not been murdered, but died of natural causes; that he wasn’t a whistleblower, but a criminal, and that the story I told Congress was incorrect.

  5. Jim Palmer:

    The only thing Earl Weaver knows about big-league pitching is that he couldn't hit it.

Images & Illustrations of pitching

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