pitch in

pitched in; pitching in; pitches in

Definition of pitch in

intransitive verb

1 : to begin to work
2 : to contribute to a common endeavor

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everyone at the office pitched in to buy a gift for the soon-to-be-wed couple

First Known Use of pitch in

1835, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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