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PITCHED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pitched mean? 

PITCHED (adjective)
  The adjective PITCHED has 2 senses:

1. (of sound) set to a certain pitch or key; usually used as a combining form
2. set at a slant

  Familiarity information: PITCHED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PITCHED (adjective)


Sense 1pitched [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(of sound) set to a certain pitch or key; usually used as a combining form

Classified under:

Participial adjectives

Context example:

high-pitched

Participle:

pitch (set to a certain pitch)


Sense 2pitched [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Set at a slant

Context example:

a pitched rather than a flat roof

Similar:

inclined (at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position)


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