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English definition of “be pitched into sth”

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.Experiencing and suffering
(Definition of be pitched into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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