Synonyms of pitch in English

: pitch1pitch2

pitch1


See definition of pitch

noun

1‘the umpires declared the pitch unfit for first-class cricket’

SYNONYMS

playing field, field, ground, sports field

stadium, arena

British close, park

2‘her voice rose in pitch’

SYNONYMS

tone, timbre, sound, key, tonality, modulation, frequency

3‘the pitch of the roof’

SYNONYMS

steepness, angle, gradient, slope, slant, tilt, incline, cant, rake, dip, inclination

4‘her frustration reached such a pitch that she screamed’

SYNONYMS

level, intensity, point, degree, height, extent

5‘a pitch of the ball’

SYNONYMS

throw, cast, fling, hurl, toss, delivery, lob

informal chuck, heave

6‘his sales pitch’

SYNONYMS

patter, talk

informal spiel, line

7‘the street traders had already reserved their pitches’

SYNONYMS

site, place, spot, station

Scottish stance

British informal patch

8‘the pitch of the ship’

SYNONYMS

lurch, pitching, lurching, roll, rolling, plunging, reeling, swaying, rocking, list, wallowing, labouring

rare keeling


verb

1‘he crumpled the page up and pitched it into the fireplace’

SYNONYMS

throw, toss, fling, hurl, cast, lob, launch, flip, shy, dash, aim, direct, propel, bowl

informal chuck, sling, heave, buzz, whang, bung

North American informal peg

Australian informal hoy

NZ informal bish

2‘he pitched overboard’

SYNONYMS

fall, fall headlong, tumble, topple, plunge, plummet, dive, take a nosedive, nosedive

3‘they pitched their tents for the night’

SYNONYMS

put up, set up, erect, raise, position, fix in position, place, locate

set up camp

4‘the boat pitched sharply’

SYNONYMS

lurch, plunge, roll, reel, sway, rock, flounder, keel, list, wallow, labour

pitchpole


Synonyms of pitch in English

: pitch1pitch2

pitch2


See definition of pitch

noun

1‘the cement is coated with pitch’

SYNONYMS

bitumen, asphalt, tar


Phrases

    make a pitch for

      ‘he made a clear pitch for the support of the left of the party’

      SYNONYMS

      try to obtain, try to acquire, try to get, bid for, make a bid for

    pitch in

      ‘everyone pitched in to complete the task’

      SYNONYMS

      help out, help, assist, lend a hand, join in, participate, play a part, contribute, do one's bit, chip in, cooperate, collaborate, put one's shoulder to the wheel

      British informal

      muck in, get stuck in

    pitch into

      ‘he pitched into the youths with such fury that they ran off’

      SYNONYMS

      attack, turn on, lash out at, set upon, assault, fly at, lunge at, let fly at, tear into, weigh into, belabour

      informal

      lay into, sail into, lace into, let someone have it, take a pop at

      North American informal

      light into