What does catching mean?

Definitions for catching
ˈkætʃ ɪŋcatch·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word catching.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. catching(noun)

    (baseball) playing the position of catcher on a baseball team

  2. detection, catching, espial, spying, spotting(noun)

    the act of detecting something; catching sight of something

  3. catching, contracting(adj)

    becoming infected

    "catching cold is sometimes unavoidable"; "the contracting of a serious illness can be financially catastrophic"

  4. catching, communicable, contagious, contractable, transmissible, transmittable(adj)

    (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection

Wiktionary

  1. catching(Noun)

    The action of the verb catch.

  2. catching(Adjective)

    contagious

Webster Dictionary

  1. Catching

    of Catch

  2. Catching(adj)

    infectious; contagious

  3. Catching(adj)

    captivating; alluring

  4. Catching(noun)

    the act of seizing or taking hold of

How to pronounce catching ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say catching in sign language?

  1. catching

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of catching in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of catching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of catching in a Sentence

  1. Alla Yaroshinskaya:

    Haste is good only in catching fleas.

  2. Thomas Fuller:

    Do nothing hastily but catching of fleas.

  3. Abraham Lincoln:

    With the catching end the pleasures of the chase.

  4. Katrina Gossman:

    The most rewarding thing for me is catching the bad guys.

  5. Michael Lahyani:

    The other markets are growing much faster, they're catching up.

Images & Illustrations of catching

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