Pitch

Touch pitch, and you will be defiled. “The finger that touches rougs will be red.” “Evil communications corrupt good manners” “A rotten apple injures its companions.”

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Pitch from Fact Monster:

  • absolute pitch - absolute pitch absolute pitch, the position of a tone in the musical scale determined according to ...
  • tar and pitch - tar and pitch tar and pitch, viscous, dark-brown to black substances obtained by the destructive ...
  • Pitching Perfection - Pitching Perfection Yankees' David Cone achieves a flawless game by Mike Morrison On Sunday, ...
  • pitch pine - pitch pine pitch pine, common name for the species Pinus rigida, a small pine of the northeastern ...
  • PITCH - Sound can be low-pitched, like the rumble of a large truck, or high-pitched, like a whistle. The pitch of a sound depends on the frequency of its wave

Related Content