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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To capture or seize in flight or motion.

Usage examples (54)
  • Did you catch a cold?
  • The fashion did not catch
  • She managed to catch herself before telling her boss what was on her mind
  • He played catch with his son in the backyard for more
Tutoring comment
  • I want to catch (to capture, grasp and hold) that ketch (a small sailboat).
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