queer one's pitch


queer one's pitch
Australian Slang
upset someone's plans

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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  • queer one's pitch — phrasal or queer the pitch : to spoil something planned, arranged, or attempted I answered rather cautiously so as not to queer your pitch Stephen Haggard …   Useful english dictionary

  • queer one's pitch —  Spoil one s plans or chances (usu. by anticipation or imitation) …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • Queer one's pitch — upset someone s plans …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • queer the pitch — phrasal see queer one s pitch * * * queer the pitch (showmen s sl) To make the place of performance unavailable • • • Main Entry: ↑queer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queer — 1. not simply straight up and down heterosexual; 2. (of a male) homosexual; 3. mentally unbalanced or deranged: queer in the head ; 4. spoil; jeopardise; ruin: queer one s pitch ; 5. person who is not strictly heterosexual …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • queer — Australian Slang 1. not simply straight up and down heterosexual; 2. (of a male) homosexual; 3. mentally unbalanced or deranged: queer in the head ; 4. spoil; jeopardise; ruin: queer one s pitch ; 5. person who is not strictly heterosexual …   English dialects glossary

  • pitch — I. /pɪtʃ / (say pich) verb (t) 1. to set up or erect (a tent, camp, etc.). 2. to put, set, or plant in a fixed or definite place or position (as cricket stumps, etc.). 3. to set or aim at a certain point, degree, level, etc.: he pitched his hopes …   Australian English dictionary

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