Translation of "pitch" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (PERSUASION) 說服 uk us /pɪtʃ/

a speech or act which attempts to persuade someone to buy or do something

The man in the shop gave me his (sales) pitch about quality and reliability. 商店裡的那個男人向我大談最高品質,信譽可靠之類的推銷行話。
She made a pitch for the job but she didn't get it. 她竭力爭取這份工作,但沒有成功。
[ + to infinitive ] The city made a pitch to stage the Olympics. 該市竭力爭取主辦奧運會。

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. 那個賣花人就在車站外他平時的攤位上。

(Translation of “pitch noun (PERSUASION)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)