33 Definitions of Catching

The definition of catching, the meaning of the word Catching:

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  • n. - (baseball) playing the position of catcher on a baseball team
  • n. - The act of detecting something; catching sight of something
  • n. - Becoming infected
  • v. - Discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; catch somebody doing something or in a certain state
  • v. - Perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily
  • v. - Reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
  • v. - Take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
  • v. - Succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
  • v. - To hook or entangle
  • v. - Attract and fix
  • v. - Capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
  • v. - Reach in time
  • v. - Get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly
  • v. - Catch up with and possibly overtake
  • v. - Be struck or affected by
  • v. - Check oneself during an action
  • v. - Hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
  • v. - See or watch
  • v. - Cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled
  • v. - Detect a blunder or misstep
  • v. - Grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
  • v. - Contract
  • v. - Start burning
  • v. - Perceive by hearing
  • v. - Suffer from the receipt of
  • v. - Attract; cause to be enamored
  • v. - Apprehend and reproduce accurately
  • v. - Take in and retain
  • v. - Spread or be communicated
  • v. - Be the catcher
  • v. - Become aware of
  • v. - Delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
  • adj. - (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection

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Catching is worth 16 points in Scrabble, and 19 points in Words with Friends

There are 8 letters in catching: A C C G H I N T

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