Definisi 'catch'
English to English
noun
1 a drawback or difficulty that is not readily evident
Example:
• it sounds good but what's the catch?
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2 the quantity that was caught
Example:
• the catch was only 10 fish
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3 a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect
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4 anything that is caught (especially if it is worth catching)
Example:
• he shared his catch with the others
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5 a break or check in the voice (usually a sign of strong emotion)
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6 a restraint that checks the motion of something
Example:
• he used a book as a stop to hold the door open
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7 a fastener that fastens or locks a door or window
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8 a cooperative game in which a ball is passed back and forth
Example:
• he played catch with his son in the backyard
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9 the act of catching an object with the hands
Example:
• Mays made the catch with his back to the plate
• he made a grab for the ball before it landed
• Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away
• the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion
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10 the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
Example:
• the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar
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11 Act of seizing; a grasp.
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verb
12 discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; catch somebody doing something or in a certain state
Example:
• She caught her son eating candy
• She was caught shoplifting
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13 perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily
Example:
• I caught the aroma of coffee
• He caught the allusion in her glance
• ears open to catch every sound
• The dog picked up the scent
• Catch a glimpse
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14 reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
Example:
• the rock caught her in the back of the head
• The blow got him in the back
• The punch caught him in the stomach
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15 take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
Example:
• Catch the ball!
• Grab the elevator door!
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16 succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
Example:
• We finally got the suspect
• Did you catch the thief?
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17 to hook or entangle
Example:
• One foot caught in the stirrup
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18 attract and fix
Example:
• His look caught her
• She caught his eye
• Catch the attention of the waiter
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19 capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
Example:
• I caught a rabbit in the trap today
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20 reach in time
Example:
• I have to catch a train at 7 o'clock
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21 get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly
Example:
• Catch some sleep
• catch one's breath
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22 catch up with and possibly overtake
Example:
• The Rolls Royce caught us near the exit ramp
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23 be struck or affected by
Example:
• catch fire
• catch the mood
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24 check oneself during an action
Example:
• She managed to catch herself before telling her boss what was on her mind
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25 hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
Example:
• We overheard the conversation at the next table
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26 see or watch
Example:
• view a show on television
• This program will be seen all over the world
• view an exhibition
• Catch a show on Broadway
• see a movie
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27 cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled
Example:
• I caught the hem of my dress in the brambles
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28 detect a blunder or misstep
Example:
• The reporter tripped up the senator
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29 grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
Example:
• did you catch that allusion?
• We caught something of his theory in the lecture
• don't catch your meaning
• did you get it?
• She didn't get the joke
• I just don't get him
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30 contract
Example:
• did you catch a cold?
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31 start burning
Example:
• The fire caught
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32 perceive by hearing
Example:
• I didn't catch your name
• She didn't get his name when they met the first time
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33 suffer from the receipt of
Example:
• She will catch hell for this behavior!
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34 attract; cause to be enamored
Example:
• She captured all the men's hearts
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35 apprehend and reproduce accurately
Example:
• She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings
• She got the mood just right in her photographs
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36 take in and retain
Example:
• We have a big barrel to catch the rainwater
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37 spread or be communicated
Example:
• The fashion did not catch
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38 be the catcher
Example:
• Who is catching?
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39 become aware of
Example:
• he caught her staring out the window
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40 delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
Example:
• I was caught in traffic and missed the meeting
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41 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.
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42 To attain possession.
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More Word(s)
unhitch, catch up, apprehend, arrest, collar, cop, nab, grab, baseball, baseball game, compete, contend, vie, listen, capture, gaining control, seizure, touch, touching, game, constraint, drawback, delay, change, understand,

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