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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Becoming infected; The act of detecting something adj. - (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection Also: To be affected by.

Usage examples (41)
  • Passion, I see, is catching.
  • catching cold is sometimes unavoidable
  • Adjective : a disease that is catching; His enthusiasm is catching. ,a catching personality
  • “Kivar,” Simon said raggedly, the word catching in his throat. for more
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