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English definition of “pitch”

pitch

noun (LEVEL)    /pɪtʃ/
[C or U] the level or degree of something: The piano and organ were tuned to the same pitch (= note). If you teach children and adults in the same class, it's difficult to get the pitch (= level of difficulty or interest) right.Measurements in general [S] the level of a feeling: By this time their disagreement had reached such a pitch that there was no hope of an amicable conclusion. The children were at fever pitch (= very excited) the day before the party.Measurements in general
(Definition of pitch noun (LEVEL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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