Associations to the word «Pitching»


PITCHING, verb. Present participle of pitch
PITCHING, noun. The act of throwing or casting.
PITCHING, noun. The rough paving of a street to a grade with blocks of stone.
PITCHING, noun. (engineering) A facing of stone laid upon a bank to prevent wear by tides or currents.
PITCHING A TENT, verb. Present participle of pitch a tent
PITCHING PIECE, noun. (carpentry) The horizontal timber supporting the floor of a platform of a stairway, and against which the stringpieces of the sloping parts are supported.
PITCHING PIECES, noun. Plural of pitching piece
PITCHING WEDGE, noun. (golf) An iron designed for pitch shots
PITCHING WEDGES, noun. Plural of pitching wedge

Dictionary definition

PITCHING, noun. (baseball) playing the position of pitcher on a baseball team.
PITCHING, noun. Abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance); "the pitching and tossing was quite exciting".

Wise words

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain