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The meaning of "queer the pitch"

" Queer the pitch "
Meaning:
Ruin a plan or undertaking.
Example:
That scrapyard opening next to Julies bridal shop has really queered her pitch.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, 19th century.
Where is it used?:
Widely used, but mostly among the older generation.
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