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Synonyms for pitch

Synonyms for pitch

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

to come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily

to lean suddenly, unsteadily, and erratically from the vertical axis

to move vigorously from side to side or up and down

to slope downward

to make known vigorously the positive features of (a product)

a sudden involuntary drop to the ground

a downward slope or distance

exceptionally great concentration, power, or force, especially in activity

a systematic effort or part of this effort to increase the importance or reputation of by favorable publicity

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promotion by means of an argument and demonstration

degree of deviation from a horizontal plane

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any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue

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a high approach shot in golf

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an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump

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

the action or manner of throwing something

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throw or toss with a light motion

move abruptly

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fall or plunge forward

set to a certain pitch

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sell or offer for sale from place to place

heel over

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erect and fasten

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throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball

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hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin

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lead (a card) and establish the trump suit

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set the level or character of

References in periodicals archive ?
The hitter would be looking for a pitch to drive into the gaps or over the fence, and would probably take the pitcher deep into the count looking for that one pitch, that one mistake, that each hitter gets in an average at bat.
Roger Clemens ought to know: ``To watch what he does with the strike zone and the way that he joggles the hitters' eyes, up and down and in and out, I sure would pay to watch him pitch anytime.
The higher the frequency (the faster the vibrations), the higher the pitch the instrument makes.
when we tell ourselves it's okay not to pitch, we give ourselves permission to be smaller, duller, and less complete than we otherwise could be.
We've come up with a solution to prevent damage to the tail rotor pitch beam's dust plug and threads.
A four-seam pitch makes the air around it more turbulent than a two-seam throw does, so it actually curves less, he surmises.
All of Bird-Johnson's fixed pitch propeller foundry operations are being restructured under its newly formed Gulf Coast Operations.
Kaylin Kolesar (Paraclete) did not pitch Monday and was available Tuesday.
The small, empty bottle should have produced the highest pitch.
Whenever I hear about a thrower who has a curve ball (or any other breaking pitch), I will discover that the pitch is actually a fastball that goes inside, outside, up, or down
I thought the slider to Bradley was a good one, but the pitch to Payton, he was waiting for it and he hit it good.
Don't be afraid to call a pitch in the dirt on a 1-2 or 0-2 count.
The Tech Coast Angels (TCA), the largest angel network in the United States, today announced its fifth annual Fast Pitch Competition for Southern California startup companies seeking seed and early-stage funding.
It was unclear whether he would ever pitch again after he experienced the frightening injury while playing in front of his family and friends for his hometown team in Maracay, about 100 miles southwest of Caracas, the nation's capital.