The property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration.
Dutch: geluid, klankkleur, timbre, toon, toonhoogte
baseball The act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter.
A vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk).
Degree of deviation from a horizontal plane:
— The roof had a steep pitch.
Polish: skos, ukos
Any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue.
Dutch: koolteer, hars, pek, pik, teer
A sports field with predetermined dimensions for playing soccer.
synonym: soccer field.
A high approach shot in golf.
synonym: pitch shot.
An all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump.
synonym: auction pitch.
Abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance):
— The pitching and tossing was quite exciting.
The action or manner of throwing something.
Throw or toss with a light motion.
Fall or plunge forward.
Set to a certain pitch.
Sell or offer for sale from place to place.
Dutch: aan de deur verkopen, colporteren, dealen, leuren, tappen, uitventen, venten
Erect and fasten:
— Pitch a tent.
synonym: set up.
Throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball:
— The pitcher delivered the ball.
Hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin.
Lead (a card) and establish the trump suit.
Set the level or character of:
— She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience.
Moby thesaurus: AF, French pitch, abuse, acme, address, after-dinner speech, allocution, amount, angularity, apex, apogee, ascend, asphalt, assail, assault, assist, attack, audio frequency, ballyhoo, bank ... show more.
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