Adjective "pitch black" definition and examples


verb (used with object)

1. to erect or set up (a tent, camp, or the like).

2. to put, set, or plant in a fixed or definite place or position.

3. to throw, fling, hurl, or toss.

4. Baseball. to deliver or serve (the ball) to the batter. to fill the position of pitcher in (a game): He pitched a no-hitter. He pitched a good game.

to choose or assign as a pitcher for a game: The manager pitched Greene the next night.

5. to set at a certain point, degree, level, etc.: He pitched his hopes