Translation of "pitch" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pɪtʃ/

UK US field an area of ground where a sport is played

campo, terreno de juego
a football pitch

[ no plural ] how high or low a sound is


a sticky substance that some trees produce


(Translation of “pitch” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /pitʃ/

to set up (a tent or camp)

plantar, armar, montar
They pitched their tent in the field.

to throw

tirar, lanzar, arrojar
He pitched the stone into the river.

to (cause to) fall heavily

He pitched forward.

(of a ship) to rise and fall violently

The boat pitched up and down on the rough sea.

to set (a note or tune) at a particular level

He pitched the tune too high for my voice.
-pitched suffix

(music) of a (certain) musical pitch

de tono…
a high-pitched / low-pitched voice.
pitcher noun

a person who pitches especially (in baseball) the player who throws the ball.

pitched battle noun

a battle between armies that have been prepared and arranged for fighting beforehand

batalla campal
They fought a pitched battle.
pitchfork noun

a large long-handled fork for lifting and moving hay.


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