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

(Translation of “pitch” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)