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.
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."