Translation of "pitch" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /pɪtʃ/ us

to make something suitable for a particular level or group of people

устанавливать, преподносить на определенном уровне
[ often passive ] His talk was pitched at slightly too high a level for the audience.
PERSUADE [ I, T ] mainly US

to try to persuade someone to do something

уговаривать, привлекать
They are pitching for new business at the moment.
pitch (sb/sth) forward/into, etc

to suddenly move in a particular direction, or to make someone or something suddenly move in a particular direction

бросать(ся), рваться вперед/в и т. д.
He braked too hard and the car pitched forward.
pitch a tent

to choose a place for a tent and put it there

разбивать палатку
BALL [ I, T ]

in baseball, to throw the ball towards the person who is going to hit it

подавать мяч игроку с битой (в бейсболе)
He used to pitch for the Chicago White Sox.

to make sound at a particular level

устанавливать звук на определенной высоте
The tune was pitched much too high for me.

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(Translation of “pitch verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)