catch

catches

Substantiv
Vanligast
the quantity that was caught
  • "the catch was only 10 fish"

Synonymer

Synonymer

sport
bollspel
  • Svenska
  • lyra [ sport ]
a hidden drawback
  • "it sounds good but what's the catch?"
bildligt
a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect

Synonymer

anything that is caught (especially if it is worth catching)
  • "he shared his catch with the others"
anatomi
a break or check in the voice (usually a sign of strong emotion)
a restraint that checks the motion of something

Synonymer

a fastener that fastens or locks a door or window
sport
a cooperative game in which a ball is passed back and forth
  • "he played catch with his son in the backyard"
  • Svenska
  • varpa [ sport ]
sport och fritid
the act of catching an object with the hands
  • "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"
  • Svenska
  • lyra [ sport ]

Synonymer

Synonymer




catch

catch

catches

caught

caught

catching

Verb
  • "I was glad to have caught the opportunity to make the "Big Loop""
discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; catch somebody doing something or in a certain state
  • "She was caught shoplifting"
  • "The storm caught them near Minneola"
hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers; become aware of;
perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily;
  • "Catch a glimpse"
  • "The dog picked up the scent"
  • "ears open to catch every sound"
  • "He caught the allusion in her glance"
  • "I caught the aroma of coffee"
  • "I caught messages from a terrorist."
  • "he caught her staring out the window"
  • "Two lonely spirits caught wisdom from the night"

Synonymer

jakt

Synonymer

take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of attract and fix
  • "he caught the thief red handed"
  • "Catch the ball!" "Grab the elevator door!"

Synonymer

cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled
  • "I caught the hem of my dress in the brambles"
  • "He caught his left hand in a dryer"
  • "He was caught in the checkpoint"

Synonymer

check oneself during an action
  • "She managed to catch herself before telling her boss what was on her mind"
grasp with the mind
  • "don't catch your meaning"
  • "We caught something of his theory in the lecture"
  • "did you catch that allusion?"

Synonymer

medicin
contract
  • "did you catch a cold?"
start burning
  • "the fire caught"
  • Svenska
  • fatta [ vardagligt ]
sport
be the catcher, in baseball
  • "Who is catching?"
delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
  • "I was caught in traffic and missed the meeting"