Pitchiness
Pitchiness Pitch"i*ness, n. [From {Pitchy}.] Blackness, as of pitch; darkness. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • pitchiness — See pitchy. * * * …   Universalium

  • pitchiness — pitch·i·ness …   English syllables

  • pitchiness — ˈpichēnə̇s, chin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being pitchy …   Useful english dictionary

  • pitchy — pitchiness, n. /pich ee/, adj., pitchier, pitchiest. 1. full of or abounding in pitch. 2. smeared with pitch. 3. resembling pitch, as in color, consistency, etc.: pitchy mud. 4. dark or black as pitch. [1505 15; PITCH2 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • pitchy — /ˈpɪtʃi/ (say pichee) adjective (pitchier, pitchiest) 1. having much pitch; full of pitch. 2. smeared with pitch. 3. of the nature of pitch; resembling pitch. 4. black; dark as pitch. {pitch2 + y1} –pitchiness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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