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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. catch: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  2. catch: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. catch: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. catch: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. catch: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. catch: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Catch: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  8. catch: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  9. catch: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. catch: Rhymezone [home, info]
  11. catch: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  12. Catch: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  13. catch: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  14. The Catch, The Catch (baseball), The Catch (album), The Catch (TV series), The Catch (NFL), The Catch (British band), The Catch (American football), The Catch (American band), Catch, Catch, Catch (music), Catch (juggling), Catch (game), Catch (baseball), Catch (band), Catch (The Cure song), Catch (Brett Young song), Catch (Allie X song): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. catch: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  16. catch: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. catch: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. catch (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  19. catch, Catch: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  20. catch: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  21. catch: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. catch: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  23. catch: Wiktionary [home, info]
  24. catch: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  25. catch, Catch: Wordnik [home, info]
  26. catch, catch: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  27. catch: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  28. catch: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  29. catch: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  30. catch: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  31. catch: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Catch: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. catch, Catch (disambiguation), Catch (cricket): Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. Catch: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. catch, Catch (disambiguation), Catch (cricket): Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. catch: Idioms [home, info]
  2. CATCH: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. CATCH: Acronym Finder [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. the catch, catch: Urban Dictionary [home, info]
  2. catch: The Folk File [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Catch: Sports Definitions [home, info]
  2. Catch: Keno Glossary [home, info]
  3. Catch: Texas Hold'em Dictionary [home, info]
  4. catch: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  5. Catch: Gambling Glossary [home, info]
  6. Catch: winyourwager.com Gambling Glossary [home, info]
  7. Catch: Dan's Poker [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. catch: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  2. Catch: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. catch: Book Binding [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (catch)

noun:  the act of catching an object with the hands ("Mays made the catch with his back to the plate")
noun:  a cooperative game in which a ball is passed back and forth ("He played catch with his son in the backyard")
noun:  a fastener that fastens or locks a door or window
noun:  a restraint that checks the motion of something
noun:  a hidden drawback ("It sounds good but what's the catch?")
noun:  a break or check in the voice (usually a sign of strong emotion)
noun:  anything that is caught (especially if it is worth catching) ("He shared his catch with the others")
noun:  a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect
noun:  the quantity that was caught ("The catch was only 10 fish")
noun:  the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
verb:  suffer from the receipt of ("She will catch hell for this behavior!")
verb:  perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily ("Ears open to catch every sound")
verb:  hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
verb:  perceive by hearing ("I didn't catch your name")
verb:  get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly ("Catch some sleep")
verb:  check oneself during an action ("She managed to catch herself before telling her boss what was on her mind")
verb:  start burning
verb:  delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
verb:  be struck or affected by ("Catch fire")
verb:  grasp with the mind or develop an undersatnding of ("Did you catch that allusion?")
verb:  discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; catch somebody doing something or in a certain state
verb:  become aware of
verb:  contract ("Did you catch a cold?")
verb:  be the catcher ("Who is catching?")
verb:  cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled
verb:  spread or be communicated ("The fashion did not catch")
verb:  take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of ("Catch the ball!")
verb:  take in and retain ("We have a big barrel to catch the rainwater")
verb:  attract and fix ("Catch the attention of the waiter")
verb:  apprehend and reproduce accurately
verb:  reach in time ("I have to catch a train at 7 o'clock")
verb:  detect a blunder or misstep
verb:  catch up with and possibly overtake
verb:  succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase ("Did you catch the thief?")
verb:  to hook or entangle
verb:  reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
verb:  capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
verb:  see or watch ("Catch a show on Broadway")
verb:  attract; cause to be enamored

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