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Definition of "catching" []

  • Infectious. (adjective)
  • Attractive; catchy. (adjective)
  • Infectious (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Attractive; captivating (adjective)

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Use "catching" in a sentence
  • "Marisela stepped back, the use of her name catching her off guard."
  • "“Kivar,” Simon said raggedly, the word catching in his throat."
  • "Such is the life of a columnist with a value-investing bias; you always have the phrase "catching a falling knife" at the ready when writing."