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pitching

verb
present participle of pitch

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2 to cast oneself head first into deep water
  • when a wave hit the float, I lost my balance and pitched into the lake

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3 to make a series of unsteady side-to-side motions
  • the ship pitched in the choppy sea

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4 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • pitched the baseball almost 50 feet

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6 to provide publicity for
  • the cutting-edge ad agency was hired to pitch our products to a younger generation of consumers

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7 to set or cause to be at an angle
  • the roof should be pitched steeply enough to prevent an excessive accumulation of snow

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“Pitching.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pitching. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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