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Note vs. Pitch — What's the Difference?

Note vs. Pitch — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Note and Pitch

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Note

A brief record, especially one written down to aid the memory
Took notes on the lecture.
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Pitch

The quality of a sound governed by the rate of vibrations producing it; the degree of highness or lowness of a tone
Her voice rose steadily in pitch
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Note

A comment or explanation, as on a passage in a text
The allusion is explained in the notes at the end of the chapter.
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Pitch

The steepness of a slope, especially of a roof.
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Note

A brief informal letter
Sent a note to the child's teacher.
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Pitch

A level of the intensity of something, especially a high level
The media furore reached such a pitch that the company withdrew the product
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Note

A formal written diplomatic or official communication.
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Pitch

An area of ground marked out or used for play in an outdoor team game
A football pitch
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Note

A piece of paper currency.
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Pitch

A delivery of the ball by the pitcher.
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Note

A debt security, usually with a maturity of ten years or less.
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Pitch

A form of words used when trying to persuade someone to buy or accept something
He put over a very strong sales pitch
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Note

A promissory note.
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Pitch

A place where a street vendor or performer stations themselves or sets up a stall
The traders had already reserved their pitches
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Note

A tone of definite pitch.
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Pitch

A swaying or oscillation of a ship, aircraft, or vehicle around a horizontal axis perpendicular to the direction of motion
The pitch and roll of the ship
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Note

A symbol for such a tone, indicating pitch by its position on the staff and duration by its shape.
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Pitch

The distance between successive corresponding points or lines, for example between the teeth of a cogwheel.
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Note

A key of an instrument, such as a piano.
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Pitch

A sticky resinous black or dark brown substance that is semi-liquid when hot and hardens when cold, obtained by distilling tar or turpentine and used for waterproofing.
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Note

The characteristic vocal sound made by a songbird or other animal
The clear note of a cardinal.
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Pitch

Set (one's voice or a piece of music) at a particular pitch
You've pitched the melody very high
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Note

The sign of a particular quality or emotion
A note of despair in his remarks.
A note of gaiety in her manner.
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Pitch

Throw roughly or casually
He crumpled the page up and pitched it into the fireplace
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Note

A distinctive component of a complex flavor or aroma
A full-bodied wine with notes of cherry and musk.
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Pitch

Throw (the ball) for the batter to try to hit.
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Note

Importance; consequence
Nothing of note happened.
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Pitch

Make a bid to obtain a contract or other business
I've been pitching for this account for over a month
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Note

Notice; observation
Quietly took note of the scene.
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Pitch

Set up and fix in position
We pitched camp for the night
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Note

(Obsolete) A song, melody, or tune.
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Pitch

(of a moving ship, aircraft, or vehicle) rock or oscillate around a lateral axis, so that the front moves up and down
The little steamer pressed on, pitching gently
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Note

To observe carefully; notice
Note the difference between these two plants. ].
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Pitch

Cause (a roof) to slope downwards from the ridge
The roof was pitched at an angle of 75 degrees
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Note

A symbol or annotation.
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Pitch

Pave (a road) with stones
Another sort of stone is used for pitching streets
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Note

A mark or token by which a thing may be known; a visible sign; a character; a distinctive mark or feature; a characteristic quality.
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Pitch

(in brewing) add yeast to (wort) to induce fermentation.
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Note

A mark, or sign, made to call attention, to point out something to notice, or the like; a sign, or token, proving or giving evidence.
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Pitch

Cover, coat, or smear with pitch.
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Note

A brief remark; a marginal comment or explanation; hence, an annotation on a text or author; a comment; a critical, explanatory, or illustrative observation.
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Pitch

Any of various thick, dark, sticky substances obtained from the distillation residue of coal tar, wood tar, or petroleum and used for waterproofing, roofing, caulking, and paving.
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Note

A written or printed communication or commitment.
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Pitch

Any of various natural bitumens, such as mineral pitch or asphalt.
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Note

A brief piece of writing intended to assist the memory; a memorandum; a minute.
I left him a note to remind him to take out the trash.
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Pitch

A resin derived from the sap of various coniferous trees, as the pines.
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Note

A short informal letter; a billet.
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Pitch

The act or an instance of pitching.
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Note

(academic) An academic treatise (often without regard to length); a treatment; a discussion paper; (loosely) any contribution to an academic discourse.
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Pitch

A throw of the ball by the pitcher to the batter.
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Note

A diplomatic missive or written communication.
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Pitch

A ball so thrown
Hit the pitch into left field.
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Note

(finance) A written or printed paper acknowledging a debt, and promising payment
A promissory note
A note of hand
A negotiable note
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Pitch

(Sports) A playing field. Also called wicket.
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Note

(obsolete) A list of items or of charges; an account.
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Pitch

(Nautical) The alternate dip and rise of a vessel's bow and stern.
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Note

A piece of paper money; a banknote.
I didn't have any coins to pay with, so I used a note.
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Pitch

The alternate lift and descent of the nose and tail of an airplane.
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Note

(extension) A small size of paper used for writing letters or notes.
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Pitch

A steep slope.
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Note

(music) A sound.
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Pitch

The degree of such a slope.
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Note

A character, variously formed, to indicate the length of a tone, and variously placed upon the staff to indicate its pitch.
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Pitch

(Sports) A single interval between ledges or anchors used as belaying points in mountaineering
A climb of six pitches.
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Note

A musical sound; a tone; an utterance; a tune.
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Pitch

The angle of a roof.
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Note

(by extension) A key of the piano or organ.
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Pitch

The highest point of a structure
The pitch of an arch.
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Note

(by extension) A call or song of a bird.
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Pitch

A level or degree, as of intensity
Worked at a feverish pitch.
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Note

(uncountable) Observation; notice; heed.
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Pitch

(Acoustics) The distinctive quality of a sound, dependent primarily on the frequency of the sound waves produced by its source.
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Note

(uncountable) Reputation; distinction.
A poet of note
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Pitch

(Music) The relative position of a tone within a range of musical sounds, as determined by this quality.
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Note

A critical comment.
Your performance was fantastic! I have just one note: you were a little flat in bars 35 and 36.
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Pitch

(Music) Any of various standards for this quality associating each tone with a particular frequency.
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Note

(obsolete) Notification; information; intelligence.
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Pitch

The distance traveled by a machine screw in a single revolution.
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Note

(obsolete) Mark of disgrace.
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Pitch

The distance between two corresponding points on adjacent screw threads or gear teeth.
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Note

That which is needed or necessary; business; duty; work.
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Pitch

The distance between two corresponding points on a helix.
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Note

The giving of milk by a cow or sow; the period following calving or farrowing during which a cow or sow is at her most useful (i.e. gives milk); the milk given by a cow or sow during such a period.
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Pitch

The distance that a propeller would travel in an ideal medium during one complete revolution, measured parallel to the shaft of the propeller.
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Note

(transitive) To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed.
If you look to the left, you can note the old cathedral.
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Pitch

A line of talk designed to persuade
"[his] pious pitch for ... austerity" (Boston Globe).
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Note

(transitive) To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.
We noted his speech.
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Pitch

An advertisement.
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Note

(transitive) To denote; to designate.
The modular multiplicative inverse of x may be noted x-1.
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Pitch

Chiefly British The stand of a vendor or hawker.
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Note

(transitive) To annotate.
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Pitch

(Games) See seven-up.
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Note

(transitive) To set down in musical characters.
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Pitch

(Printing) The density of characters in a printed line, usually expressed as characters per inch.
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Note

To record on the back of (a bill, draft, etc.) a refusal of acceptance, as the ground of a protest, which is done officially by a notary.
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Pitch

To smear or cover with pitch.
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Note

To butt; to push with the horns.
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Pitch

To throw, usually with careful aim.
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Note

To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed; to attend to.
No more of that; I have noted it well.
The world will little note, nor long remember, what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.
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Pitch

To discard by throwing
Pitched my worn-out sneakers.
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Note

To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.
Every unguarded word . . . was noted down.
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Pitch

To throw (the ball) from the mound to the batter.
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Note

To charge, as with crime (with of or for before the thing charged); to brand.
They were both noted of incontinency.
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Pitch

To play (a game or part of a game) as pitcher.
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Note

To denote; to designate.
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Pitch

To assign as pitcher
The manager decided to pitch a left-hander.
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Note

To annotate.
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Pitch

To erect or establish; set up
Pitched a tent.
Pitch camp.
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Note

To set down in musical characters.
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Pitch

To set firmly; implant; embed
Pitched stakes in the ground.
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Note

Know not; knows not.
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Pitch

To set at a specified downward slant
Pitched the roof at a steep angle.
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Note

Nut.
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Pitch

To set at a particular level, degree, or quality
Pitched her expectations too high.
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Note

Need; needful business.
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Pitch

(Music) To set the pitch or key of.
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Note

A mark or token by which a thing may be known; a visible sign; a character; a distinctive mark or feature; a characteristic quality.
Whosoever appertain to the visible body of the church, they have also the notes of external profession.
She [the Anglican church] has the note of possession, the note of freedom from party titles,the note of life - a tough life and a vigorous.
What a note of youth, of imagination, of impulsive eagerness, there was through it all !
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Pitch

To adapt so as to be applicable; direct
Pitched his speech to the teenagers in the audience.
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Note

A mark, or sign, made to call attention, to point out something to notice, or the like; a sign, or token, proving or giving evidence.
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Pitch

(Informal) To attempt to promote or sell, often in a high-pressure manner
"showed up on local TV to pitch their views" (Business Week).
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Note

A brief remark; a marginal comment or explanation; hence, an annotation on a text or author; a comment; a critical, explanatory, or illustrative observation.
The best writers have been perplexed with notes, and obscured with illustrations.
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Pitch

(Sports) To hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with backspin so that it does not roll very far after striking the ground.
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Note

A brief writing intended to assist the memory; a memorandum; a minute.
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Pitch

To lead (a card), thus establishing the trump suit.
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Note

Hence, a writing intended to be used in speaking; memoranda to assist a speaker, being either a synopsis, or the full text of what is to be said; as, to preach from notes; also, a reporter's memoranda; the original report of a speech or of proceedings.
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Pitch

To discard (a card other than a trump and different in suit from the card led).
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Note

A short informal letter; a billet.
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Pitch

To throw or toss something, such as a ball, horseshoe, or bale.
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Note

A diplomatic missive or written communication.
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Pitch

(Baseball) To play in the position of pitcher.
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Note

A written or printed paper acknowledging a debt, and promising payment; as, a promissory note; a note of hand; a negotiable note.
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Pitch

To plunge headlong
He pitched over the railing.
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Note

A list of items or of charges; an account.
Here is now the smith's note for shoeing.
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Pitch

To stumble around; lurch.
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Note

A character, variously formed, to indicate the length of a tone, and variously placed upon the staff to indicate its pitch. Hence:
The wakeful bird . . . tunes her nocturnal note.
That note of revolt against the eighteenth century, which we detect in Goethe, was struck by Winckelmann.
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Pitch

To buck, as a horse.
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Note

Observation; notice; heed.
Give orders to my servants that they takeNo note at all of our being absent hence.
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Pitch

(Nautical) To dip bow and stern alternately.
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Note

Notification; information; intelligence.
The king . . . shall have note of this.
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Pitch

To oscillate about a lateral axis so that the nose lifts or descends in relation to the tail. Used of an aircraft.
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Note

State of being under observation.
Small matters . . . continually in use and in note.
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Pitch

To oscillate about a lateral axis that is both perpendicular to the longitudinal axis and horizontal to the earth. Used of a missile or spacecraft.
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Note

Reputation; distinction; as, a poet of note.
There was scarce a family of note which had not poured out its blood on the field or the scaffold.
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Pitch

To slope downward
The hill pitches steeply.
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Note

Stigma; brand; reproach.
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Pitch

To set up living quarters; encamp; settle.
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Note

A short personal letter;
Drop me a line when you get there
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Pitch

(Sports) To hit a golf ball in a high arc with backspin so that it does not roll very far after striking the ground.
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Note

A brief written record;
He made a note of the appointment
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Pitch

A sticky, gummy substance secreted by trees; sap.
It is hard to get this pitch off my hand.
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Note

A characteristic emotional quality;
It ended on a sour note
There was a note of gaiety in her manner
He detected a note of sarcasm
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Pitch

A dark, extremely viscous material remaining in still after distilling crude oil and tar.
They put pitch on the mast to protect it.
The barrel was sealed with pitch.
It was pitch black because there was no moon.
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Note

A piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank);
He peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes
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Pitch

(geology) Pitchstone.
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Note

A notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound;
The singer held the note too long
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Pitch

A throw; a toss; a cast, as of something from the hand.
A good pitch in quoits
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Note

A comment or instruction (usually added);
His notes were appended at the end of the article
He added a short notation to the address on the envelope
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Pitch

(baseball) The act of pitching a baseball.
The pitch was low and inside.
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Note

High status importance owing to marked superiority;
A scholar of great eminence
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Pitch

The field on which cricket, soccer, rugby, gridiron or field hockey is played. cricket pitch.}} Not often used in the US or Canada, where "field" is the preferred word.
The teams met on the pitch.
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Note

A tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling;
There was a note of uncertainty in his voice
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Pitch

(rare) The field of battle.
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Note

A promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time;
I had to co-sign his note at the bank
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Pitch

An effort to sell or promote something.
He gave me a sales pitch.
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Note

Make mention of;
She observed that his presentation took up too much time
They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing
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Pitch

The distance between evenly spaced objects, e.g. the teeth of a saw or gear, the turns of a screw thread, the centres of holes, or letters in a monospace font.
The pitch of pixels on the point scale is 72 pixels per inch.
The pitch of this saw is perfect for that type of wood.
A helical scan with a pitch of zero is equivalent to constant z-axis scanning.
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Note

Notice or perceive;
She noted that someone was following her
Mark my words
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Pitch

The angle at which an object sits.
The pitch of the roof or haystack
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Note

Observe with care or pay close attention to;
Take note of this chemical reaction
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Pitch

The rotation angle about the transverse axis.
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Note

Make a written note of;
She noted everything the teacher said that morning
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Pitch

The degree to which a vehicle, especially a ship or aircraft, rotates on such an axis, tilting its bow or nose up or down. Compare with roll, yaw, and heave.
The pitch of an aircraft
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Pitch

(aviation) A measure of the angle of attack of a propeller.
The propeller blades' pitch went to 90° as the engine was feathered.
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Pitch

An area in a market (or similar) allocated to a particular trader.
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Pitch

(by extension) The place where a busker performs, a prostitute solicits clients, or an illegal gambling game etc. is set up before the public.
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Pitch

An area on a campsite intended for occupation by a single tent, caravan or similar.
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Pitch

A level or degree, or (by extension), a peak or highest degree.
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Pitch

A point or peak; the extreme point of elevation or depression.
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Pitch

The most thrust-out point of a headland or cape.
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Pitch

Collectively, the outermost points of some part of the body, especially the shoulders or hips.
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Pitch

The height a bird reaches in flight, especially a bird of prey preparing to swoop down on its prey.
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Pitch

A person's or animal's height.
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Pitch

Prominence; importance.
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Pitch

(climbing) A section of a climb or rock face; specifically, the climbing distance between belays or stances.
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Pitch

(caving) A vertical cave passage, only negotiable by using rope or ladders.
The entrance pitch requires 30 metres of rope.
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Pitch

(cricket) That point of the ground on which the ball pitches or lights when bowled.
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Pitch

A descent; a fall; a thrusting down.
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Pitch

The point where a declivity begins; hence, the declivity itself; a descending slope; the degree or rate of descent or slope; slant.
A steep pitch in the road
The pitch of a roof
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Pitch

(mining) The limit of ground set to a miner who receives a share of the ore taken out.
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Pitch

The perceived frequency of a sound or note.
The pitch of middle "C" is familiar to many musicians.
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Pitch

(music) The standard to which a group of musical instruments are tuned or in which a piece is performed, usually by reference to the frequency to which the musical note A above middle C is tuned.
Are we in baroque pitch for this one?
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Pitch

(music) In an a cappella group, the singer responsible for singing a note for the other members to tune themselves by.
Bob, our pitch, let out a clear middle "C" and our conductor gave the signal to start.
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Pitch

To cover or smear with pitch.
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Pitch

To darken; to blacken; to obscure.
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Pitch

(transitive) To throw.
He pitched the horseshoe.
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Pitch

To throw (the ball) toward a batter at home plate.
The hurler pitched a curveball.
He pitched high and inside.
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Pitch

To play baseball in the position of pitcher.
Bob pitches today.
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Pitch

(transitive) To throw away; discard.
He pitched the candy wrapper.
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Pitch

(transitive) To promote, advertise, or attempt to sell.
He pitched the idea for months with no takers.
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Pitch

(transitive) To deliver in a certain tone or style, or with a certain audience in mind.
At which level should I pitch my presentation?
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Pitch

(transitive) To assemble or erect (a tent).
Pitch the tent over there.
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Pitch

(intransitive) To fix or place a tent or temporary habitation; to encamp.
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Pitch

To move so that the front of an aircraft or boat goes alternatively up and down.
The typhoon pitched the deck of the ship.
The airplane pitched.
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Pitch

To play a short, high, lofty shot that lands with backspin.
The only way to get on the green from here is to pitch the ball over the bunker.
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Pitch

To bounce on the playing surface.
The ball pitched well short of the batsman.
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Pitch

To settle and build up, without melting.
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Pitch

To alight; to settle; to come to rest from flight.
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Pitch

(with on or upon) To fix one's choice.
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Pitch

(intransitive) To plunge or fall; especially, to fall forward; to decline or slope.
To pitch from a precipice
The field pitches toward the east.
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Pitch

To set, face, or pave with rubble or undressed stones.
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Pitch

To set or fix.
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Pitch

To discard for some gain.
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Pitch

To attack, or position or assemble for attack.
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Pitch

(intransitive) To produce a note of a given pitch.
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Pitch

(transitive) To fix or set the tone of.
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Pitch

A thick, black, lustrous, and sticky substance obtained by boiling down tar. It is used in calking the seams of ships; also in coating rope, canvas, wood, ironwork, etc., to preserve them.
He that toucheth pitch shall be defiled therewith.
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Pitch

See Pitchstone.
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Pitch

A throw; a toss; a cast, as of something from the hand; as, a good pitch in quoits.
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Pitch

That point of the ground on which the ball pitches or lights when bowled.
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Pitch

A point or peak; the extreme point or degree of elevation or depression; hence, a limit or bound.
Driven headlong from the pitch of heaven, downInto this deep.
Enterprises of great pitch and moment.
To lowest pitch of abject fortune.
He lived when learning was at its highest pitch.
The exact pitch, or limits, where temperance ends.
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Pitch

Height; stature.
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Pitch

A descent; a fall; a thrusting down.
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Pitch

The point where a declivity begins; hence, the declivity itself; a descending slope; the degree or rate of descent or slope; slant; as, a steep pitch in the road; the pitch of a roof.
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Pitch

The relative acuteness or gravity of a tone, determined by the number of vibrations which produce it; the place of any tone upon a scale of high and low.
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Pitch

The limit of ground set to a miner who receives a share of the ore taken out.
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Pitch

The distance from center to center of any two adjacent teeth of gearing, measured on the pitch line; - called also circular pitch.
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Pitch

The distance between symmetrically arranged or corresponding parts of an armature, measured along a line, called the pitch line, drawn around its length. Sometimes half of this distance is called the pitch.
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Pitch

To cover over or smear with pitch.
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Pitch

Fig.: To darken; to blacken; to obscure.
The welkin pitched with sullen could.
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Pitch

To throw, generally with a definite aim or purpose; to cast; to hurl; to toss; as, to pitch quoits; to pitch hay; to pitch a ball.
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Pitch

To thrust or plant in the ground, as stakes or poles; hence, to fix firmly, as by means of poles; to establish; to arrange; as, to pitch a tent; to pitch a camp.
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Pitch

To set, face, or pave with rubble or undressed stones, as an embankment or a roadway.
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Pitch

To fix or set the tone of; as, to pitch a tune.
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Pitch

To set or fix, as a price or value.
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Pitch

To fix or place a tent or temporary habitation; to encamp.
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Pitch

To light; to settle; to come to rest from flight.
The tree whereon they [the bees] pitch.
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Pitch

To fix one's choise; - with on or upon.
Pitch upon the best course of life, and custom will render it the more easy.
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Pitch

To plunge or fall; esp., to fall forward; to decline or slope; as, to pitch from a precipice; the vessel pitches in a heavy sea; the field pitches toward the east.
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Pitch

The property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration
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Pitch

(baseball) the throwing of a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
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Pitch

A vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk);
He was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors
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Pitch

Promotion by means of an argument and demonstration
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Pitch

Degree of deviation from a horizontal plane;
The roof had a steep pitch
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Pitch

Any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue
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Pitch

A high approach shot in golf
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Pitch

An all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump
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Pitch

Abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance);
The pitching and tossing was quite exciting
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Pitch

The action or manner of throwing something;
His pitch fell short and his hat landed on the floor
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Pitch

Throw or toss with a light motion;
Flip me the beachball
Toss me newspaper
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Pitch

Move abruptly;
The ship suddenly lurched to the left
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Pitch

Fall or plunge forward;
She pitched over the railing of the balcony
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Pitch

Set to a certain pitch;
He pitched his voice very low
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Pitch

Sell or offer for sale from place to place
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Pitch

Be at an angle;
The terrain sloped down
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Pitch

Heel over;
The tower is tilting
The ceiling is slanting
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Pitch

Erect and fasten;
Pitch a tent
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Pitch

Throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball;
The pitcher delivered the ball
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Pitch

Hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin
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Pitch

Lead (a card) and establish the trump suit
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Pitch

Set the level or character of;
She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience
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