Etymology
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high-pitched (adj.)

1590s of character, "aspiring, haughty;" 1748 of sound, from high (adv.) + pitch (v.1).

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Definitions of high-pitched

high-pitched (adj.)
set at a sharp or high angle or slant;
a high-pitched roof
high-pitched (adj.)
used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency;
Synonyms: high
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