pitch out
intransitive verb see pitchout

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  • pitch|out — «PIHCH OWT», noun. 1. (in baseball) a wide pitch thrown to prevent the batter from hitting the ball and to give the catcher a chance to catch a runner off base. 2. (in football) a lateral pass behind the line of scrimmage …   Useful english dictionary

  • pitch out — 1. noun A pitch which was intentionally thrown outside to the catcher who stands up with the pitch for the purpose of enabling the catcher to throw out a runner. The pitch out enabled the catcher to throw out the runner. 2. verb …   Wiktionary

  • pitch out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms pitch out : present tense I/you/we/they pitch out he/she/it pitches out present participle pitching out past tense pitched out past participle pitched out informal pitch someone out to force someone to leave a …   English dictionary

  • pitch out — intransitive verb : to make a pitchout * * * ˌpitch ˈout [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they pitch out he/she/it pitches out present participle …   Useful english dictionary

  • pitch out — {v.} 1. To deliberately throw a pitch outside of the home plate in baseball so that the batter cannot hit the ball and the catcher can make a quick throw. * /The catcher wanted the pitcher to pitch out and see if they could catch the runner… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pitch out — {v.} 1. To deliberately throw a pitch outside of the home plate in baseball so that the batter cannot hit the ball and the catcher can make a quick throw. * /The catcher wanted the pitcher to pitch out and see if they could catch the runner… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pitch\ out — v 1. To deliberately throw a pitch outside of the home plate in baseball so that the batter cannot hit the ball and the catcher can make a quick throw. The catcher wanted the pitcher to pitch out and see if they could catch the runner stealing. 2 …   Словарь американских идиом

  • pitch·out — /ˈpıʧˌaʊt/ noun, pl outs [count] baseball : a pitch that is deliberately thrown far from the batter so that the catcher can catch the ball and throw it quickly to a base to try to put out a runner …   Useful english dictionary

  • pitch-out — …   Useful english dictionary

  • pitch — pitch1 [ pıtʃ ] noun ** ▸ 1 how high/low sound is ▸ 2 strength of emotion etc. ▸ 3 something you say to persuade ▸ 4 a throw of the ball ▸ 5 black sticky substance ▸ 6 slope of roof etc. ▸ 7 ship/aircraft movement ▸ 8 in climbing ▸ 9 high hit in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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