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pittance a contemptibly small portion, amount, or payment. [2 definitions]
pitted1 having had the stones or pits removed, as from olives or cherries.
pitted2 marked with hollows, depressions, or pits.
pitter-patter a succession of soft rapid tapping sounds. [3 definitions]
pituitary a small, two-lobed gland of vertebrates that is located at the base of the brain and produces important metabolic and developmental hormones; pituitary gland; hypophysis. [4 definitions]
pituitary gland see pituitary.
pit viper any of various poisonous snakes that have a prominent heat-sensitive depression on either side of the head.
pity compassion, sympathy, or unhappiness caused by another's pain, bad luck, or suffering. [4 definitions]
pityriasis any of various mammalian skin diseases characterized by patches of dry or scaly skin, that sheds in flakes.
pił more (used with tempo directions in music).
pivot a part, such as a rod or pin, upon which another part rotates, swings, or oscillates. [6 definitions]
pivotable combined form of pivot.
pivotal of, pertaining to, or acting as a pivot. [2 definitions]
pix variant of pyx.
pixel the smallest component of an image that can be transmitted or received in a video display system.
pixie variant of pixy.
pixilated amusingly eccentric, droll, or whimsical.
pixy a playful or mischievous creature of folklore, similar to a fairy or elf. [2 definitions]
pizazz (informal) liveliness; spirited energy; vivacity. [2 definitions]
pizza an originally Italian food comprising a flat doughy crust covered with tomato sauce, cheese, and often meat or vegetables and then baked.
pizzeria a restaurant or shop that serves pizza and usu. other Italian-style foods.