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synonyms for pitchy

  • atramentous
  • brunet
  • charcoal
  • clouded
  • coal
  • dingy
  • dusky
  • ebon
  • ebony
  • inklike
  • inky
  • jet
  • jetty
  • livid
  • melanoid
  • murky
  • obsidian
  • onyx
  • piceous
  • pitch
  • pitch-black
  • pitch-dark
  • raven
  • sable
  • shadowy
  • slate
  • sloe
  • somber
  • sombre
  • sooty
  • starless
  • stygian
  • swart
  • swarthy
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How to use pitchy in a sentence

It’s full of steep, tight trees, pitchy chutes, and sneaky alleys.
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The waves were small—around two to three feet—but steep and pitchy and would detonate in knee-deep water.
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Back when I lived in Brooklyn in 2010, I used to take my 7’6″ funboard on the A train out to the Rockaways or on the Long Island Railroad to Long Beach, and while the waves are inconsistent and can be short and pitchy, they’re also really fun.
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In the pitchy darkness, the messenger encounters him, and running full tilt against him, knocks the bunch of keys into the mud.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
The heavens above were of a pitchy darkness, and the only light was from the creaming foam of the sea on every side.
MASTERMAN READYCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
Kneeling down at the opening in the platform, they leaned over and shouted Delray's name into the pitchy darkness below.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
In the course of years of exposure to the air this pitchy material crystallizes, "ripens," and becomes spruce gum.
MUSKRAT CITYHENRY ABBOTT
To add to our difficulties, the sky clouded over and pitchy blackness settled down.
WAR IN THE GARDEN OF EDENKERMIT ROOSEVELT
The night was pitchy dark, and all went well as they passed the fort and the little town of Smithville.
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATESWILLIS J. ABBOT.
The night was pitchy dark, and the crews on the vessels could hardly see the craft by which they were surrounded.
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATESWILLIS J. ABBOT.
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