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English definition of “pitch in”

pitch in

informal phrasal verb with pitch     /pɪtʃ/ verb
to start to do something as part of a group , especially something helpful : If we all pitch in together, it shouldn't take too long . [+ to infinitive] When I bought this house , all my friends pitched in to help fix it up. My brother pitched in with an offer of transport . After we had seen the video everyone started pitching in with comments on its faults .Helping and co-operatingTaking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
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