from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A colonial form of pituri.
  • Fully prepared for beforehand, and deliberately entered upon by both sides with formal array: used specifically of a battle.
  • Sloped; sloping: as, a high-pitched roof.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of pitch.
  • adjective Having a slope.
  • adjective not comparable Having a specified tonal range.
  • adjective not comparable Fought from predetermined positions at a specified time and place.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective (of sound) set to a certain pitch or key; usually used as a combining form
  • adjective set at a slant


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