What does catching mean?

Definitions for catching
ˈkætʃ ɪŋcatch·ing

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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?

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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. Lili Bernard:

    If it weren't for the MeToo movement, I don't believe that society in general would have made this tremendous shift toward believing women, what this verdict has shown is that finally the justice system is finally catching up to modern culture, that women's voices are being believed.

  2. Heather Dillon:

    On our property, golf is still number one, but cycling is catching up. The MOB Shop’s the ‘ new golf, ’ The MOB Shop’s reaching a new demographic.

  3. Andy Beshear:

    The risk is higher of catching it because of the number of cases that we're reporting, there is more virus in the communities.

  4. Katrina Gossman:

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

  5. Thomas Ulbrich:

    Tesla is an impressive manufacturer, it is a motivator for us. Tesla has 10 years more experience. But we are very quick in catching up.

Images & Illustrations of catching

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