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Wiktionary

  1. caught(Adverb)

    Of the method of being out in which the striker hits the ball and a fielder catches it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caught

    of Catch

  2. Caught

    imp. & p. p. of Catch

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  1. Caught

    Caught is a method of dismissing a batsman in the sport of cricket. Being caught out is the most common method of dismissal at higher levels of competition. This method of dismissal is covered by Law 32 of the Laws of cricket which reads: A batsman is out caught if a fielder catches the ball fully within the field of play without it bouncing once the ball has touched the striker's bat or glove holding the bat. If a batsman could be given out caught or by any other method except bowled, 'caught' takes precedence. This means that the batsman cannot be out caught if: ⁕The ball is called a no ball or dead ball. ⁕The batsman does not hit the ball with his bat or the gloved hand holding the bat. ⁕The ball, having been hit, makes contact with the field before a fielder catches the ball. ⁕The ball does not remain under the control of the fielder. ⁕The ball is hit and lands beyond the boundary;. ⁕A fielder taking the catch makes contact with the boundary rope or the area outside the boundary. ⁕The ball hits a close in fielder on the helmet, and rebounds in the air for a catch. If a batsman is out caught, any runs scored off that delivery are voided. If the catch is taken by the wicket-keeper, then informally it is known as a "caught behind". A catch by the bowler is known as a "caught and bowled". This has nothing to do with the dismissal bowled but is rather a shorthand for saying the catcher and bowler are the same player.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Caught

    kawt, pa.t. and pa.p. of Catch.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'caught' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1180

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'caught' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1452

How to pronounce caught?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say caught in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caught in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caught in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of caught in a Sentence

  1. Martin Markiewicz:

    No one wants to be the bank that's caught financing North Korea's nuclear program.

  2. Ali Dalel Hirsi:

    (The American was caught) this morning on the outskirts of Barawe town.

  3. Infanta Rodriguez:

    The noise made it seem like a plane was crashing down on us, but when you looked it was more like a big ball of flame - something red, red, red as if the whole country had caught fire.

  4. Trip Rodgers:

    There's still an overhang from investors feeling like they have been burned in this cycle before, there's only so many times you can get caught off-guard before you start to feel skeptical that higher prices are here to stay.

  5. Michael Moran:

    Just like folks can get caught in a negative relational cycle, couples can often also get stuck in a negative sexual cycle, i tell couples that when the sex they're having is worth having, they'll have more of it. And so we need to explore what blocks exist to creating that place between them.

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