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Catch (IPA: /ˈkætʃ/)


Catch (v. t.)

To lay hold on; to seize, especially with the hand; to grasp (anything) in motion, with the effect of holding; as, to catch a ball.

Catch (v. t.)

To seize after pursuing; to arrest; as, to catch a thief.

Catch (v. t.)

To take captive, as in a snare or net, or on a hook; as, to catch a bird or fish.

Catch (v. t.)

Hence: To insnare; to entangle.

Catch (v. t.)

To seize with the senses or the mind; to apprehend; as, to catch a melody.

Catch (v. t.)

To communicate to; to fasten upon; as, the fire caught the adjoining building.

Catch (v. t.)

To engage and attach; to please; to charm.

Catch (v. t.)

To get possession of; to attain.

Catch (v. t.)

To take or receive; esp. to take by sympathy, contagion, infection, or exposure; as, to catch the spirit of an occasion; to catch the measles or smallpox; to catch cold; the house caught fire.

Catch (v. t.)

To come upon unexpectedly or by surprise; to find; as, to catch one in the act of stealing.

Catch (v. t.)

To reach in time; to come up with; as, to catch a train.

Catch (v. i.)

To attain possession.

Catch (v. i.)

To be held or impeded by entanglement or a light obstruction; as, a kite catches in a tree; a door catches so as not to open.

Catch (v. i.)

To take hold; as, the bolt does not catch.

Catch (v. i.)

To spread by, or as by, infecting; to communicate.

Catch (n.)

Act of seizing; a grasp.

Catch (n.)

That by which anything is caught or temporarily fastened; as, the catch of a gate.

Catch (n.)

The posture of seizing; a state of preparation to lay hold of, or of watching he opportunity to seize; as, to lie on the catch.

Catch (n.)

That which is caught or taken; profit; gain; especially, the whole quantity caught or taken at one time; as, a good catch of fish.

Catch (n.)

Something desirable to be caught, esp. a husband or wife in matrimony.

Catch (n.)

Passing opportunities seized; snatches.

Catch (n.)

A slight remembrance; a trace.

Catch (n.)

A humorous canon or round, so contrived that the singers catch up each other's words.

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When a fielder gains secure possession of a batted ball in flight in baseball

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Free software

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1987 single by The Cure from their album Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me

Catch

Type of round or canon at the unison

Catch

Album by Misako Odani

Catch Synonyms

Pinch, Collar, Taking Into Custody, Arrest, Apprehension

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Snatch, Snap, Grab

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Haul

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Match

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Stop

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Arrest, Get

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Capture

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Capture, Becharm, Bewitch, Captivate, Charm, Trance, Fascinate, Entrance, Enamor, Enchant, Enamour, Beguile

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Get

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Capture, Get

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CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Canadian Association of Teachers of Community Health

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Canadian-American Telerobotic Crystallization Hardware

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Child and adolescent trial for cardiovascular health

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Come Again, That Can't Help

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Community Access to Child Health

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Comprehensive assessment for tracking community health

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Computer And Technology Crime High-tech response team

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Computer-Aided Testing and Checking

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Computer-Aided Tolerance Charting

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Coordinated approach to child health

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Counselling, Action, Training Centre, Halton

CATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Critically attained threshold of cerebral hypoperfusion

Catch Rhymes

Bache, Batch, Brach, Bratsch, Catch, Drach, Flach, Gach, Gatch, Hach, Hatch, Kach, Krach, Lach, Lache, Latch, Latsch, Mache, Match, Matsch, Patch, Rach, Scratch, Snatch, Stach, Tatsch, Thach, Thatch, Tkach, Vlach

Attach, Detach, Dispatch, Mismatch, Rematch

Overmatch, Reattach, Unattach


Spanish Translation

Catch in Spanish is Captura

Tagalog Translation

Catch in Tagalog is Dakip

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (after Grounder fails at catching Breezie with a fishing rod) You couldn't catch a cold!" - Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Upon spotting some Grunts] Hey, hey, let's catch one and ride it!" - Halo (series)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone truly special to catch your heart." - Anonymous

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Aw, do we have to go just yet? I was hopin' to catch the bouquet!" - Donkey Kong Country

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Be always asham'd to catch thy self idle." - Poor Richard's Almanack


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