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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

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A handful of the 37 Game Sevens that have been played were so one-sided that there was no possibility of a Golden Pitch being thrown.
The second and third pitchers you face in a ballgame are not usually as good as the starter, and so driving up the pitch count early in the ball game pays dividends later.
Mazzone has even seen Maddux pitch hitters a certain way so that they'll look for that pitch in a future game.
The second advantage of Fixed Do is that it encourages a sense of absolute pitch.
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.
The small, empty bottle should have produced the highest pitch.
Pitch season is a stressful and challenging time for papermakers.
Big League rules prohibit pitchers from throwing more than 10 innings in one day, and require those who pitch five innings or more to be shut down the next day.
This is just one of the earlier steps in developing confidence in delivering the pitch to a specific location of the plate.
With Florida runners on second and third and none out -- the exact sort of situation that repeatedly had caused Lowe to unravel of late -- the Dodgers' right-hander blew a pitch past All-Star rookie Dan Uggla and gave up a harmless sacrifice fly to Mike Jacobs.