Meaning : A sizeable hole (usually in the ground).
They dug a pit to bury the body.
Synonyms : cavity
Meaning : A concavity in a surface (especially an anatomical depression).
Synonyms : fossa
Meaning : (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil. Where sinners suffer eternal punishment.
Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell.
A demon from the depths of the pit.
Hell is paved with good intentions.
Meaning : An enclosure in which animals are made to fight.
Meaning : (commodity exchange) the part of the floor of a commodity exchange where trading in a particular commodity is carried on.
Meaning : (auto racing) an area at the side of a racetrack where the race cars are serviced and refueled.
Meaning : A trap in the form of a concealed hole.
Synonyms : pitfall
Meaning : Lowered area in front of a stage where an orchestra accompanies the performers.
Synonyms : orchestra pit
Meaning : A workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it.
Synonyms : colliery
Meaning : Remove the pits from.
Pit plums and cherries.
Synonyms : stone