Synonyms for Catch:
n.cache, shrug off, cope, surmount, prey, handle, jewel, carry off, game, plum, work out, manage, get through, gem, discovery, quarry. house, include, contents, lady killer, fit, harbor, piece, number, conquest, hunk, accommodate, lover. disclosure, go down with, afflict, come down with, scoop, pickup, grasping, invade, seizure. conundrum, curve, joker, communicate, address, express yourself, kicker, utter, rub, puzzler, difficulty, verbalize, talk, put (something) into words, say, speak, enunciate. HIT, hit on, trials and tribulations, trouble, issue, surprise, hardship, nuisance, disturbance, baggage, problem. decide, skew, descry, discern, espy, glimpse, give, pack a punch, stir, detect, lead to, color, spy, spot. clutch, recognize, identify, pick out, notice, tell. reach, strike, transfer, on, embark, off, disembarkation, get on, deplane, change, nip. angling, cast, bite, big game, attack, blood sports, over. body search, book, bust, breathalyze, used, bounty hunter, Breath Test, board. moor, proclaim, fasten, symbolize, indicate, mean, stand for, signify, denote, move, betray, represent. ball, lodge, backhand, dribble, delivery, cross, blast, chip, dive. bat, ground out, web, bunt, fly, free, ensnare, double, balk, ensnarl, enmesh, baulk, trammel. biff, pop, slug, thwack, bang, bump, swat, slog, slam, sock, bop, conk, wallop, whop, smite, bash, smash, clout, whack, walk into, knock, stub, wham. burn, sicken, blaze, light, ignite, go up, catch fire, flame, kindle. bludgeon, smack, twig, beat up, fathom, dig, punch, accept, read, make out, grasp, conceive, ken, batter, compass, sense, thump, comprehend, stun. bend, waver, bathe, reflect, focus, flood, fade, filter, play. bear, support, shore up, prop up, hold up, steady yourself, break someone's fall. fall. follow-the-leader, chicken, dress up, Double Dutch, hide-and-seek, blind man's buff, dodge ball, cat's cradle. keyhole, dead bolt, deadlock, combination lock. burst, cast up, break, deepen, crest, course, channel, come in, dash. interlude, recess, intermission, pause, interval, cooling-off period. confine, shut away, quarantine, lock in, imprison, pen in, shut in. carry, hold tight, cradle, hold on, hang on, keep hold of something. frozen, rooted/glued/frozen to the spot, catatonic, stunned, rigid, paralyzed, immobile, immovable, stuck. claw, catch at, pounce, fumble, dip into, grasp at, grab at. hear out, strain your eyes/ears, eavesdrop, read someone's lips, hear from, listen in, heed, listen, hang on someone's every word. see/hear things, Mishear. chaperon, eternal triangle, eligible, double date, lay, Mr. Right. •acquisition (noun)
procurement, acquisition, annexation, addition, appropriation, assumption, collection, accumulation.
graft, spoils, booty, Boodle, prize, plunder, haul, loot, swag.
becharm, apprehension, capture, trance, enamour, watch, overhear, trip-up, pinch, overtake, view, hitch, entrance, beguile, stop, grab, haul, take hold of, fascinate, enchant, collar, bewitch, arrest, snap, captivate, match, charm, enamor, catch up with, taking into custody, see, get.
•catch on (noun)
grasp, fathom, comprehend.
bait, mirage, decoy, deception, blind, trick, trap.
bonding, cleat, bolt, closure, strap, fuse, belt, agent, cincture, middleman, fastener, knitting, ligament, hitch, bracket, cement, zipper, glue, brace, thread, hinge, rabbet, braid, skewer, lock, mediator, band, binding, staple, twine, lace, clip, chain, tack, button, string, medium, brad, go-between, connector, stitch, spike, hasp, seal, snap, fastening, rivet, suture, cinch, clamp, hawser, guy, binder, paste, splice, knot, coupling, latch, Vinculum, bond, clinch, buckle, nail, hook, anchor, cotter, pin, link, grapnel, stay, vise, mucilage, tie, weld, clasp.
blockage, bafflement, blockade, impediment, complication, hindrance, entrapment, opposition, barrier, stoppage, impedance, frustration, obstruction, impasse, inhibition, restriction, disadvantage, constipation, damper, resistance, congestion, entanglement, restraint, obstacle, hurdle, deterrent, constraint, drawback, encumbrance, interruption.
qualification, reservation, stipulation, proviso, limitation, provision, exception, mitigation, condition, allowance, modification.
•trick, hidden disadvantage (noun)
trap, deception, drawback, decoy, hitch, puzzler, snag, conundrum.
trophy, memorabilia, favor, commemoration, wreath, testimonial, memorial, souvenir, crown, garland, keepsake, plaque, monument, treasure, remembrance, laurel, marker, ribbon, cup, memento.
score, incur, buy, accumulate, wrangle, receive, land, purchase, add, claim, corner, net, lure, retrieve, palm, fetch, garner, pocket, assume, heap.
abduct, achieve, apprehend, win, occupy, capture, seize, arrest, snare, obtain, gain, get, secure, collar, take.
•come from behind and grab (verb)
reach, overtake, board.
come down with.
•contract an illness (verb)
get, come down with, sicken, receive, incur.
•ensnare, apprehend (verb)
bust, secure, take, take hold of, entangle, collar, nab, arrest, nail, grasp, entrap, clutch, grab, bag, capture, net, snare, claw, seize.
•find out, discover (verb)
spot, surprise, detect, descry.
•hear and understand (verb)
accept, recognize, discern, comprehend, apprehend, sense, see.
bung, block, curb, drag, baffle, snag, cramp, delay, paralyze, check, constrain, snarl, deter, choke, counter, impair, stop, cripple, entrap, encumber, fetter, constipate, interrupt, bottleneck, foul, mire, jam, plug, dam, entangle, restrain, hamstring, hamper, complicate, oppose, tangle, burden, detain, inhibit, brake, impede, crimp, resist, thwart, congest, restrict, handicap, frustrate, obstruct, clog, hinder, bar.
annex, monopolize, reap, usurp, confiscate, commandeer, harvest, acquire, impound, grab, deprive, collect, gather, amass, appropriate, levy, procure, bag, nab.
blind man's buff, double date, ground out, follow-the-leader, whop, difficulty, espy, combination lock, biff, dead bolt, include, grab at, keyhole, bop, waver, fasten, Mr. Right, Mishear, cast up, dodge ball, lead to, bunt, catch at, eternal triangle, cat's cradle, hide-and-seek, go down with, embark, afflict, deplane, harbor. detect, eligible, decide, ensnarl, read, thwack, dress up, accommodate, whack, Double Dutch, walk into, stub, glimpse, knock, backhand, house, color, smite, ignite, bat, invade, descry, deadlock, sicken, enmesh, ball, joker, trammel, wallop, kindle, prop up, grasp at, reflect, sock, fathom. conk, conquest, flame, chaperon, bathe, slug, hold up, skew, moor, ken, discern, slam, seizure, spy, pick out, plum, fade. blaze, slog, wham, HIT, clout, claw, fit, balk, lodge, dive, delivery, chip, dip into, bash, board, pop, stir, chicken, smash. off, strike, transfer, grasp, crest, fumble, conceive, dribble, change, bump, focus. get on, talk, deepen, bend. burst, pickup, channel, filter, dash, web. bang, on, accept, go up, dig, cross, blast, come in, game. spot, fly, course. play, lay, flood. burn, bear. fall. light. carry. double. support. break. •bop
•Other relevant words:
catch fire, catch up with, flame, burn, blaze, seizure, grasp, rub, nip, lodge, conceive, see, reach, come down with, overtake, plum, conquest.