Usage examples for pitching

  1. After the first feeling of dismay had subsided, we recollected that we had a small supply of food for our horses; and water being now found for the first time since we entered the hills,- and we had come a good sixteen miles,- we determined not to proceed further, so pitching our little tent we made ourselves as comfortable as circumstances would admit. – A Peep into Toorkisthhan by Rollo Burslem
  2. They were first taken before the adjutant, who rapidly swore them in, and they were then set to work, assisted by some more soldiers, in pitching tents. – The Bravest of the Brave or, with Peterborough in Spain by G. A. Henty
  3. What good do you think can ever come from pitching any thing weak? – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope