fast-pitch

noun
\ ˈfas(t)-ˌpich How to pronounce fast-pitch (audio) \

Definition of fast-pitch

: softball which is played with 9 or 10 players on each side and in which pitches are thrown with speed and base stealing is allowed — compare slow-pitch

First Known Use of fast-pitch

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Fast-pitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fast-pitch. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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