Definition of 'pitched'
Example sentences containing 'pitched'
She was calling out to him in a high pitched sound.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Outside a pitched battle was taking place.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
In what was initially a pitched battle between two meaty packs, the smallest man on the pitch stood out a mile.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He does not take us into the councils of demons and angels, he provides no descriptions of pitched battles between opposing hosts.Christianity Today (2000)
The tray has drainage holes punched into it and if it is to go onto a pitched roof, these are at the lowest point.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It is not essential that you exactly match your colleague's tone and speed, especially if your colleague is shouting rapidly in a high pitched tone!Everything You Need to Know for Success in Business (1990)
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