a battle in which the orderly arrangement of armed forces and the location have been predetermined.
an encounter in which the antagonists are completely and intensely engaged:
The dispute evolved into a pitched battle between management and labor.
a battle ensuing from the deliberate choice of time and place, engaging all the planned resources
any fierce encounter, esp one with large numbers
[pich-er] /ˈpɪtʃ ər/ noun 1. a container, usually with a handle and spout or lip, for holding and pouring liquids. 2. Botany. [pich-er] /ˈpɪtʃ ər/ noun 1. a person who . 2. Baseball. the player who throws the ball to the opposing batter. 3. Also called number seven iron. Golf. a club with an iron […]
[pich-er-foo l] /ˈpɪtʃ ərˌfʊl/ noun, plural pitcherfuls. 1. the amount held by a .
noun 1. any of various insectivorous New World bog plants of the genera Sarracenia, Darlingtonia, and Heliamphora, having tubular or trumpet-shaped leaves containing a liquid in which insects are trapped. 2. the common pitcher plant, S. purpurea, having red or green leaves and a large, nodding, globular dull-red flower. 3. any of various insectivorous Old […]
[pich-feyst] /ˈpɪtʃˌfeɪst/ adjective, Masonry. 1. (of a stone) having all arrises in the same plane and the faces roughly dressed with a pick.