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Engelsk navneord: pitch

1. pitch (om egenskab) the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration

Mindre specifikke termersound property

Mere specifikke termeralto, alto, bass, concert pitch, high frequency, high pitch, international pitch, key, low frequency, low pitch, philharmonic pitch, soprano, tenor, tone, treble, tune

Kendetegnerhigh, high-pitched, low, low-pitched

2. pitch (om handling) (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)delivery

Mindre specifikke termerthrow

Mere specifikke termerbalk, ball, beanball, beaner, bender, breaking ball, bullet, change-of-pace, change-of-pace ball, change-up, curve, curve ball, duster, fastball, heater, hummer, knuckleball, knuckler, off-speed pitch, overhand pitch, passed ball, screwball, sinker, smoke, spitball, spitter, strike, submarine ball, submarine pitch, wild pitch

Overordnet emneområdebaseball, baseball game

3. pitch (om sted) a vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors.

Mindre specifikke termerplace, position

Overordnet (geografisk) regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

4. pitch (om kommunikation) promotion by means of an argument and demonstration

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sales pitch, sales talk

Mindre specifikke termerpackaging, promotion, promotional material, publicity

5. pitch (om egenskab) degree of deviation from a horizontal plane

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe roof had a steep pitch.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rake, slant

Mindre specifikke termergradient, slope

Mere specifikke termerloft

6. pitch (om masse el. substans) any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tar

Mindre specifikke termerbitumen

Mere specifikke termercoal tar

7. pitch (om handling) a high approach shot in golf

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pitch shot

Mindre specifikke termerapproach, approach shot

8. pitch (om handling) an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)auction pitch

Mindre specifikke termerall fours, high-low-jack

9. pitch (om handling) abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pitching and tossing was quite exciting.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lurch, pitching

Mindre specifikke termermotility, motion, move, movement

Mere specifikke termercareen, rock, sway, tilt

Overordnet emneområdeship

10. pitch (om handling) the action or manner of throwing something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis pitch fell short and his hat landed on the floor.

Mindre specifikke termerthrow

Engelsk udsagnsord: pitch

1. pitch (om relation) throw or toss with a light motion

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningFlip me the beachball.
Toss me newspaper.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe children pitch the ball

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)flip, sky, toss

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerfling

Mere specifikke termerlag, submarine, throw back, toss back

2. pitch (om bevægelse) move abruptly

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe ship suddenly lurched to the left.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lurch, shift

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termermove

3. pitch (om bevægelse) fall or plunge forward

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe pitched over the railing of the balcony.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe airplane is sure to pitch

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercome down, descend, fall, go down

4. pitch (om ændring) set to a certain pitch

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe pitched his voice very low.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerset

5. pitch (om forhold) sell or offer for sale from place to place

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hawk, huckster, monger, peddle, vend

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdeal, sell, trade

6. pitch (om bevægelse) be at an angle

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe terrain sloped down.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)incline, slope

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Mindre specifikke termerangle, lean, slant, tilt, tip

Mere specifikke termerascend, climb, dip, fall, stoop

7. pitch (om bevægelse) heel over

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe tower is tilting.
The ceiling is slanting.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cant, cant over, slant, tilt

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termermove

Mere specifikke termercock

8. pitch (om relation) erect and fasten

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPitch a tent.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)set up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termererect, rear

Mere specifikke termercamp, camp down

9. pitch (om relation) throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pitcher delivered the ball.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)deliver

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerthrow

10. pitch (om relation) hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerhit

11. pitch (om konkurrence) lead (a card) and establish the trump suit

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerplay

Overordnet emneområdecard game, cards

12. pitch (om ændring) set the level or character of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gear

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something to somebody

Mindre specifikke termeraccommodate, adapt

Mere specifikke termerpopularise, popularize

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