pitch·​wom·​an | \ ˈpich-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce pitchwoman (audio) \

Definition of pitchwoman

: a woman who makes a sales pitch

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Recent Examples on the Web Michaela Watkins, Cheyenne Washington and sing-songy Milana Vayntrub (better known as an AT&T pitchwoman) are among the supporting victims in this quirky, non-too-scary lark. Chris Hewitt, Star Tribune, 1 July 2021 Fortunately, Lucy often ignored her husband’s instructions, resulting in hilarious employment as a Vitameatavegamin commercial pitchwoman; a vineyard grape stomper; and an assembly-line worker at a chocolate factory. Usa Today Staff, USA TODAY, 24 Mar. 2021 Granholm is already fast at work after being easily confirmed a few weeks ago, emerging as the pitchwoman for Biden’s interest in reviving the U.S. manufacturing base by building clean energy technologies. Josh Siegel, Washington Examiner, 8 Mar. 2021 And Neil Davis somehow blames Martha Stewart’s new gig as pitchwoman for Jack in the Box on Donald Trump. Leah Garchik, San Francisco Chronicle, 8 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of pitchwoman

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Pitchwoman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pitchwoman. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of pitchwoman

: a woman whose job is to talk about something (such as a product) in order to persuade people to buy or accept it

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