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Translation of "pitch" - English-French dictionary

pitch

verb /pitʃ/
to set up (a tent or camp) dresser They pitched their tent in the field.
to throw lancer He pitched the stone into the river.
to (cause to) fall heavily tomber He pitched forward.
(of a ship) to rise and fall violently tanguer The boat pitched up and down on the rough sea.
to set (a note or tune) at a particular level donner le ton He pitched the tune too high for my voice.
-pitched
of a (certain) musical pitch de registre (aigu, grave…) a high-pitched / low-pitched voice.
pitcher noun
a person who pitches especially (in baseball) the player who throws the ball. lanceur/-euse
pitched battle
a battle between armies that have been prepared and arranged for fighting beforehand bataille rangée They fought a pitched battle.
pitchfork noun
a large long-handled fork for lifting and moving hay. fourche
(Definition of pitch from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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