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Synonyms for pitch

Synonyms for (noun) pitch

Synonyms: pitch Definition: the action or manner of throwing something Usage: his pitch fell short and his hat landed on the floor

Similar words: throw Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base

Synonyms: pitch, delivery Definition: (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

Similar words: throw Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base

Synonyms: lurch, pitch, pitching Definition: abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance) Usage: the pitching and tossing was quite exciting

Similar words: motility, motion, move, movement Definition: a change of position that does not entail a change of location Usage: the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise; movement is a sign of life; an impatient move of his hand; gastrointestinal motility

Synonyms: pitch, auction pitch Definition: an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump

Similar words: high-low-jack, all fours Definition: card games in which points are won for taking the high or low or jack or game

Synonyms: pitch, pitch shot Definition: a high approach shot in golf

Similar words: approach, approach shot Definition: a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green Usage: he lost the hole when his approach rolled over the green

Synonyms: pitch Definition: the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration

Similar words: sound property Definition: an attribute of sound

Synonyms: slant, rake, pitch Definition: degree of deviation from a horizontal plane Usage: the roof had a steep pitch

Similar words: gradient, slope Definition: the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal Usage: a five-degree gradient

Synonyms: pitch, sales pitch, sales talk Definition: promotion by means of an argument and demonstration

Similar words: promotion, promotional material, publicity, packaging Definition: a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution Usage: the packaging of new ideas

Synonyms: pitch Definition: a vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk) Usage: he was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors

Similar words: position, place Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something Usage: he put the lamp back in its place

Synonyms: tar, pitch Definition: any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue

Similar words: bitumen Definition: any of various naturally occurring impure mixtures of hydrocarbons

Synonyms for (verb) pitch

Synonyms: gear, pitch Definition: set the level or character of Usage: She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience

Similar words: accommodate, adapt Definition: make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose Usage: Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country

Synonyms: pitch Definition: set to a certain pitch Usage: He pitched his voice very low

Similar words: set Definition: put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state Usage: set the house afire

Synonyms: pitch Definition: lead (a card) and establish the trump suit

Similar words: play Definition: put (a card or piece) into play during a game, or act strategically as if in a card game Usage: He is playing his cards close to his chest; The Democrats still have some cards to play before they will concede the electoral victory

Synonyms: pitch Definition: hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin

Similar words: hit Definition: cause to move by striking Usage: hit a ball

Synonyms: deliver, pitch Definition: throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball Usage: The pitcher delivered the ball

Similar words: throw Definition: propel through the air Usage: throw a frisbee

Synonyms: flip, pitch, sky, toss Definition: throw or toss with a light motion Usage: flip me the beachball; toss me newspaper

Similar words: fling Definition: throw with force or recklessness Usage: fling the frisbee

Synonyms: set up, pitch Definition: erect and fasten Usage: pitch a tent

Similar words: rear, erect Definition: cause to rise up

Synonyms: shift, lurch, pitch Definition: move abruptly Usage: The ship suddenly lurched to the left

Similar words: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: tilt, pitch, slant, cant, cant over Definition: heel over Usage: The tower is tilting; The ceiling is slanting

Similar words: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: pitch Definition: fall or plunge forward Usage: She pitched over the railing of the balcony

Similar words: go down, come down, fall, descend Definition: move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way Usage: The temperature is going down; The barometer is falling; The curtain fell on the diva; Her hand went up and then fell again

Synonyms: slope, incline, pitch Definition: be at an angle Usage: The terrain sloped down

Similar words: slant, tilt, tip, angle, lean Definition: to incline or bend from a vertical position Usage: She leaned over the banister

Synonyms: pitch, huckster, hawk, vend, peddle, monger Definition: sell or offer for sale from place to place

Similar words: trade, sell, deal Definition: do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood Usage: She deals in gold; The brothers sell shoes