Definition of pitchiness in US English:

pitchiness

noun

  • The quality of being pitchy; intense darkness; (now especially) the quality of containing or exuding pitch.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in John Florio (1553–1625), author and teacher of languages. From pitchy + -ness.

Pronunciation

pitchiness

/ˈpɪtʃɪnɪs/