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English definition of “pitch”

pitch

noun (PERSUASION)    /pɪtʃ/
[C] a speech or act that attempts to persuade someone to buy or do something: The man in the shop gave me his ( sales ) pitch about quality and reliability . She made a pitch for the job but she didn't get it. [+ to infinitive] The city made a pitch to stage the Olympics .Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act [C] UK a place in a public area where a person regularly sells goods or performs : The flower seller was at his usual pitch outside the station .Environments and localities
(Definition of pitch noun (PERSUASION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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