Explicație catch în Dicționarul Englez Englez

catch

(kach )

substantiv
the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
"the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"

substantiv
the act of catching an object with the hands
"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"
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the infielder''s snap and throw was a single
substantiv
a cooperative game in which a ball is passed back and forth
"he played catch with his son in the backyard"

substantiv
a fastener that fastens or locks a door or window
substantiv
a restraint that checks the motion of something
"he used a book as a stop to hold the door open"

substantiv
a hidden drawback
"it sounds good but what''s the catch?"

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

substantiv
a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect
substantiv
the quantity that was caught
"the catch was only 10 fish"

verb
contract
"did you catch a cold?"

verb
delay or hold up
prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
"I was caught in traffic and missed the meeting"

verb
be struck or affected by
"catch fire"
"catch the mood"

verb
grasp with the mind or develop an undersatnding of
"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"

verb
detect a blunder or misstep
"The reporter tripped up the senator"

verb
discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly
catch somebody doing something or in a certain state
"She caught her son eating candy"
"She was caught shoplifting"

verb
become aware of
"he caught her staring out the window"

verb
be the catcher
"Who is catching?"

verb
catch up with and possibly overtake
"The Rolls Royce caught us near the exit ramp"

verb
succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
"We finally got the suspect"
"Did you catch the thief?"

verb
to hook or entangle
"One foot caught in the stirrup"

verb
cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled
"I caught the hem of my dress in the brambles"

verb
spread or be communicated
"The fashion did not catch"

verb
reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
"the rock caught her in the back of the head"
"The blow got him in the back"
"The punch caught him in the stomach"

verb
take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
"Catch the ball!"
"Grab the elevator door!"

verb
capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
"I caught a rabbit in the trap toady"

verb
take in and retain
"We have a big barrel to catch the rainwater"

verb
attract and fix
"His look caught her"
"She caught his eye"
"Catch the attention of the waiter"

verb
apprehend and reproduce accurately
"She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings"
"She got the mood just right in her photographs"

verb
attract
cause to be enamored
"She captured all the men''s hearts"

verb
reach in time
"I have to catch a train at 7 o''clock"

verb
suffer from the receipt of
"She will catch hell for this behavior!"

verb
perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily
"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"

verb
see or watch
"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"

verb
hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
"We overheard the conversation at the next table"

verb
perceive by hearing
"I didn''t catch your name"
"She didn''t get his name when they met the first time"

verb
get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly
"Catch some sleep"
"catch one''s breath"

verb
check oneself during an action
"She managed to catch herself before telling her boss what was on her mind"

verb
start burning
"The fire caught"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) apprehension, arrest, collar, grab, haul, match, pinch, snap, snatch, stop
(verb) beguile, bewitch, captivate, capture, charm, enamour, enchant, entrance, fascinate, get, hitch, overhear, overtake, see, trance, view, watch