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a barbecue pit
My father worked down the pit.
a gravel pit
Her room was an absolute pit.
Having to work on Saturday night is the pits.
Dimitri was in a pit of despair.
Many politicians have fallen into the pit of corruption.
His skin was full of pits.
He had a sick, worried feeling in the pit of his stomach.
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a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team
a sardonic smile, expression, or comment shows a lack of respect for what someone else has said...
a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation
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Definition of pit from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.