Definition of Pitched

1. Adjective. (of sound) set to a certain pitch or key; usually used as a combining form. "High-pitched"

Participles: Pitch



2. Adjective. Set at a slant. "A pitched rather than a flat roof"
Similar to: Inclined

Definition of Pitched

1. Verb. (past of pitch) ¹

2. Adjective. Having a slope. ¹

3. Adjective. (not comparable) Having a specified tonal range. ¹

4. Adjective. (not comparable) Fought from predetermined positions at a specified time and place. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pitched

1. pitch [v] - See also: pitch

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pitched

pitch in
pitch into
pitch invasion
pitch mark
pitch out
pitch perception
pitch pine
pitch pipe
pitch poisoning
pitch shot
pitch simultaneity
pitch wart
pitch woo
pitchblende
pitchblendes
pitched (current term)
pitched a tent
pitched battle
pitched market
pitched markets
pitcher's count
pitcher's mound
pitcher-plant family
pitcher plant
pitcher sage
pitcherful
pitcherfuls
pitchers

Literary usage of Pitched

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Holy Bible by Canadian Bible Society (1851)
"Hi Ami they removed from (he desert of Sinai, and pitched at Ki- broth-hattaavah. ... and pitched in mount Sha- pher. 25 And they removed from Hara- dah, ..."

2. Holy Bible by Canadian Bible Society (1855)
"5 And the children of Israel removed from Rameses, and pitched in Succoth. 6 And they departed from Succoth, and pitched in Etham, which is in the edge of ..."

3. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1907)
"... the exact sense manoeuvring, as opposed to those movements which are aimed at securing, by means of a pitched battle, the greatest advantage obtainable. ..."

4. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1909)
"Manoeuvring and the pitched Battle The strategical system of the old monarchy has therefore two opposite poles—manoeuvring and the pitched battle. ..."

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