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Meaning of "queer someone's pitch" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEER SOMEONE'S PITCH

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEER SOMEONE'S PITCH

queeny
queer
queer fish
queer street
queer-basher
queer-bashing
queer-looking
queer-sounding
queercore
queerdom
queerish
queerity
queerly
queerness
queest

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEER SOMEONE'S PITCH

absolute pitch
coal-tar pitch
concert pitch
elevator pitch
fever pitch
flypitch
football pitch
full pitch
international pitch
mineral pitch
monopitch
on-off switch
outpitch
overpitch
perfect pitch
pitch
sales pitch
soccer pitch
twelve pitch
underpitch
wood pitch

Synonyms and antonyms of queer someone's pitch in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «queer someone's pitch» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

奇怪别人的间距
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tono raro de alguien
570 millions of speakers

English

queer someone´s pitch
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समलैंगिक किसी की पिच
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الملعب عليل شخص ما
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Queer чей-то шаг
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

campo estranha de alguém
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কেউ এর পিচ queer
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

la hauteur de bizarre à quelqu´un
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mengerutkan pitch seseorang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

queer jemand die Tonhöhe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

奇妙な誰かのピッチ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

동성애 사람의 피치
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngerteni nada wong
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Queer sân của một ai đó
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யாரோ ஒரு சுருதி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याच्या पिच विचित्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Queer birinin sahası
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

passo queer di qualcuno
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

queer czyjeś boisko
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Queer чийсь крок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

smoală ciudat cuiva
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γήπεδο queer κάποιου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Queer iemand se plek
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

queer någon tonhöjd
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

queer noens banen
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEER SOMEONE'S PITCH»

The term «queer someone's pitch» is used very little and occupies the 174.006 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEER SOMEONE'S PITCH»

Discover the use of queer someone's pitch in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to queer someone's pitch and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms
... wits against: see WIT. pitch make a pitch make a bid to obtain a contract or other benefit. 0 Pitch is used here in the late 19th-century colloquial sense of a sales pitch. queer someone's pitch: see QUEER. pitched a pitched battle a fierce fight.
John Ayto, 2010
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Chambers Idioms
[In trie early 19C queer was an element in many slang terms for shady or criminal persons, activities etc.] a queer fish see fish. queer (someone's) pitch (in/) to spoil (someone's) plans; to make it impossible for (someone) to do something: He ...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms
[In the early 19C queer was an element in many slang terms for shady or criminal persons, activities etc.] a queer fish see fish. queer (someone's) pitch (in/) to spoil (someone's) plans; to make it impossible for (someone) to do something: He ...
Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz, 1993
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The Oxford Dictionary of Idioms
1952 Angus WilsonHemlock and After He enjoys a little flutter ... and if he finds himself in Queer Street now and again, I'm sure no one would grudge him his bit of fun. queer someone's pitch spoil someone's chances of doing something, ...
Judith Siefring, 2004
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Advanced Learner's Dictionary
2 suspicious or unsettling: queer goings-on 3 (informal) slightly ill. 4 (informal derogatory) homosexual. • a (informal derogatory) a homosexual . queerly adv queemess n In Queer Street (informal) in (financial) difficulties, queer someone's pitch ...
Turton, 1998
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Sterling Dictionary of Idioms
QUEER be in Queer Street in difficulties If I don 't get my money back from him I shall be in Queer Street. queer someone's pitch spoil someone's plans She queered my pitch, by backing out ofthe arrangements at the last minute. QUESTION _ ...
Vijaya Kumar, 1998
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Oxford Dictionary of English
... behaviour seems strange or unusual. queer someone's pitch Brit. spoil someone's plans or chances of doing something, especially secretly or maliciously. – derivatives queerish adjective, queerly adverb, queerness noun. – origin early 16th ...
Angus Stevenson, 2010
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The Nelson Contemporary English Dictionary
... according to the frequency of the vibrations Her voice is always slight)y off pitch 5 the degree of intensity or development Excitement reached fever pitch when they scored the winning goal pitch into to attack furiously queer someone's pitch ...
W. T. Cunningham, 1977
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Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins
To queer someone's pitch is to spoil their chances of doing something, especially secretly or maliciously. This started out as 19th-century slang. The 'pitch' in question was probably the spot where street performers stationed themselves or the ...
Julia Cresswell, 2010
10
A Dictionary of Anglo-American Proverbs & Proverbial ...
1984 "They say one can't touch pitch without being dirtied with it." (pp. 87-88) Giroux, E. X. A Death for Adonis. 1984. New York: Ballantine Books, 1986. To queer someone's pitch (MP 497) 1955 "Queer his pitch with Sir Bohun, you mean ?" (p.
George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder, 2005

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