catch

Part of speech: noun

Catcher.

Part of speech: noun

A trick.

Part of speech: verb

To take; seize; capture; ensnare; surprize.

Part of speech: verb

To grasp; apprehend; engage; captivate.

Part of speech: verb

To seize or attempt to seize something; with at.

Part of speech: verb

Baseball. To act as catcher.

Part of speech: verb

To become entangled or fastened.

Part of speech: verb

To be contagious.

Part of speech: noun

The act of catching.

Part of speech: noun

That which catches; a fastening.

Part of speech: noun

Something caught or gained.

Part of speech: noun

An impediment; a break.

Part of speech: noun

A round; a scrap of song.

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Usage examples "catch":

  1. But what do you catch when you have any luck?" - "Menhardoc", George Manville Fenn.
  2. We didn't catch anything. - "Dear Brutus", J. M. Barrie.
  3. The sleep just catch me. - "Jack Haydon's Quest", John Finnemore.