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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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"The pitch is costing PS200,000, paid for by a grant from Leader and sportscotland, as well as other fundraising.
The other grounds that are available to the public in Mandera include Moi Stadium and Geneva grounds that are sandy and many fear using them citing the possibility of there being hidden explosives planted in the ground.Already five local teams have registered as members at the pitch that charges Sh2, 500 per hour of playing.
SIS Pitches, which is headquartered at Maryport in Cumbria, England, and also has an office in the UAE, installed SISGrass at the Hazza bin Zayed Stadium, the venue for this year's tournament opener between UAE host-club Al Ain and Team Wellington of New Zealand.
Axa got tongues wagging for having too many people in the room, for instance; Volkswagen for its 18-month process; Dreams for its frequent change of agency; and Huawei for going through pitch processes but failing to actually commission work.
"It's important to keep a 3G fake grass pitch in top condition by regularly redistributing the rubber infill and topping it up if it becomes low, this will maintain good playing qualities and prevent the turf from becoming slippery."
If the ICC can get sporting pitches made for the World Cup matches, why not they intervene and do the same for bilateral series' too?
Mark Woodhall, the Northumberland FA's County Development Manager, said: "The 2018 Pitch Maintenance Conference is a great opportunity for clubs to receive information and updates on the latest developments in pitch maintenance across the area.
The officials met with youngsters from the area who have already been putting the pitch to good use.
A 2013 study from researchers at Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., reported that a drug commonly used to treat epilepsy effectively could reopen a critical period of learning ability, allowing a person to acquire skills like absolute pitch. Nusbaum's study does not use medications to train the brain to learn absolute pitch skills.
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Had two runners reached base (creating the potential of a Series-winning three-run home run), a Golden Pitch could have been thrown.
"You should always be able to get a decent game on our pitch regardless if it's the middle of the summer or the winter.
Cullercoats FC has been told by Northumbrian Water its nine-a-side pitch will be uplifted so they can install underground tanks to improve flood alleviation works in a [pounds sterling]1.75m scheme.
Maes y Bryn FC, who are based in Maesgeirchen, Bangor, have been told they will have to travel five miles to play until the pitch is repaired.
Most professional baseball pitchers who have achieved Hall of Fame status attribute their success to having a variety of pitches. Not only did these professionals control the speed and pitch location, but they also threw many distinctive pitches such as a two-seam fastball, a four seamer, a curve, a splitter, a change, a split finger, a slider, and a cutter.