View definitions for pitched


adjective as in sloping

adjective as in thrown

Strong matches

Discover More

Example Sentences

Cadets mimicked his commands, which he issued in drawn-out syllables in his high-pitched, mountain-inflected voice.

I might as well have pitched a story about Martin Luther King, Jr. philandering with white women.

When he first pitched it to me for The Dark Knight, I liked the thematic idea, but I found it possibly a little far-fetched.

He first pitched his idea of a female harbor colossus to Egypt but the deal fell through.

Local mechanics pitched in to help mend the craft, but weeks into setting off the repairs wore thin and the vessel sprung a leak.

He had come down after the wagon load, which had to be pitched on again rather more deliberately.

There a familiar sound met his ears—the roll of a drum followed by an incantation in a quavering, high-pitched voice.

Regular pitched battles were fought with sticks and staves and stones.

Dan had fired the same time Lawrence did and his guerrilla pitched headlong.

It was now evident that Aguinaldo had no intention to come to close quarters and bring matters to a crisis by pitched battles.


Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 41 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pitched, such as: bent, diagonal, inclining, angled, askew, and aslant.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.