I can not understand the meaning of " sluggish as flowing pitch". Can someone explain to me what is "flowing pitch", please?
It's tar, basically. It does not flow very fast.Pitch | Define Pitch at Dictionary.com
Sense number 2 of the word.
any of various dark, tenacious, and viscous substances for caulking and paving, consisting of the residue of the distillation of coaltar or wood tar.
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