Sentence Examples


  • Look what he dreamt; a woman ironing shirts, a child playing, a cat and a farmer pitching hay.
  • The less permeable materials should be confined to the inner parts of the embankments; this is especially important in the case of the inner embankment in order that, when the water level falls, they may remain moist without becoming liable to slip. The inner slope should be protected from the action of waves by so-called " hand-pitching," consisting of roughlysquared stonework, bedded upon a layer of broken stone to prevent local disturbance of the embankment by action of the water between the joints of the larger stones.
  • It is also used for preparing shoemaker's wax, as a flux for soldering metals, for pitching lager beer casks, for rosining the bows of musical instruments and numerous minor purposes.
  • He was right, to a degree It isn't the past that I'm pitching you, Alex.
  • It was a moonless night and the perpetrator cut the power, pitching the farm house into total darkness.