pit crew

Definition of pit crew

  1. :  people who fix a race car during a race (as by replacing tires and refueling)

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a hole, shaft, or cavity in the ground

    :  mine

    :  a scooped-out place used for burning something (as charcoal)

  1. :  to place, cast, bury, or store in a pit

    :  to make pits in

    :  to scar or mark with pits

  1. :  the stone of a drupaceous fruit

  1. :  to remove the pit from (a fruit)

  1. : chiefly British past tense ofcrow

  1. :  a band or force of armed men

    :  a group of people associated together in a common activity or by common traits or interests

    :  gang

  1. :  to act as a member of a crew

    :  to serve as a crew member on (as a ship or aircraft)

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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