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English definition of “be pitched into sth”

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be pitched into sth

to suddenly experience a bad feeling: He was pitched (headlong) into despair by what happened to him in his final year at college.
Translations of “be pitched into sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然有(某種不好的感覺)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然有(某种不好的感觉)…
(Definition of be pitched into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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