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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. catching: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. catching: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. catching: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. catching: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. catching: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. catching: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Catching, catching: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. catching: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. catching: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. catching: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. catching: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. catching: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Catching, catching: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. catching: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. catching: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. catching: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. Catching: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. catching: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. catching: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. catching: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. catching: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. catching: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. catching: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. catching: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. catching: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. catching: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. catching: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. catching: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. Catching: Windows API Guide [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. catching: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. catching: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (catching)

noun:  becoming infected ("Catching cold is sometimes unavoidable")
noun:  (baseball) playing the position of catcher on a baseball team
noun:  the act of detecting something; catching sight of something
adjective:  (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #65092)

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Phrases that include catching:   catching fire, catching out, catching off balance, catching death, catching in the act, more...

Words similar to catching:   catch, communicable, contagious, contractable, contracting, detection, espial, spotting, spying, transmissible, transmittable, more...

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