verb (used without object), pinch-hit, pinch-hit·ting.
verb (used with object), pinch-hit, pinch-hit·ting.
Origin of pinch-hit
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Origin of pinch hit
Examples from the Web for pinch-hit
Ed Kranepool pinch-hit a gentle single; and then Willie Mays was up.
In the top of the ninth inning, in his last appearance in professional baseball, he was sent in to pinch-hit for Zachary.
Muikstra ku sa mga draybir nga nasakit, I pinch-hit for drivers who are sick.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan|John U. Wolff