Synonyms of 'pitch'
2 toneDictionary, sound, key
He raised his voice to a higher pitch.
3 levelDictionary, point, degree
Tensions have reached such a pitch in the area that the army have been called in.
The water came up to her chin and the bubbles were at eye level.
It got to the point where he had to leave.
This is just a molehill on the way to the summit of her ambitions.
The full extent of the losses was revealed yesterday.
From a height, it looks like a desert.
4 talkDictionary, line, patter
He was impressed with her hard sales pitch.
5 throwDictionary, cast, delivery
On the second pitch, Hernandez threw a ball to the backstop.
1 throwDictionary, launch, cast
Simon pitched the empty bottle into the lake.
He spent hours throwing a tennis ball against a wall.
He launched himself into the air.
She took a pebble and cast it into the water.
He screwed the paper up and tossed it into the fire.
Groups of angry youths hurled stones at police.
The woman flung the cup at him.
Someone chucked a bottle and it caught me on the side of the head.
She slung her coat over the desk chair.
The protestors were chanting and lobbing firebombs.
bung (British , slang)
Heave a brick at the telly.
2 aimDictionary, direct, design for
I think this book is pitched at too high a level for you.
3 fallDictionary, drop, plunge
He pitched head-first over the low wall.
Her father fell into the sea after a massive heart attack.
Part of an aeroplane had dropped out of the sky and hit me.
50 people died when a bus plunged into a river.
His monoplane stalled and dived into the ground.
The dog had tumbled down the cliff.
He released his hold and toppled slowly backwards.
The car plummeted off a cliff.
(take a) nosedive
4 set upDictionary, place, station
He had pitched his tent in the yard.
Chairs were placed in rows for the parents.
I was stationed there just after the war.
It was voted the best city to locate a business.
They raised a church in the shape of a boat.
She planted her feet wide and bent her knees slightly.
Fix the photo to the card using double-sided tape
Demonstrators have erected barricades in the roads.
Phrasal verbspitch in
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An angle is the difference in direction between two lines or surfaces. Angles are measured in degrees.
The boat was leaning at a 30-degree angle.
An arena is a place where sports, entertainments, and other public events take place. It has seats around it where people sit and watch.
the largest indoor sports arena in the world
Thesaurus for pitch from the Collins English Thesaurus
A pitch is an area of ground that is marked out and used for playing a game such as football , cricket, or hockey .