Translation of catch in Italian:


Pronunciation: /kætʃ/


vt (pt/pp caught)

  • acchiappare [ball]; (grab) afferrare; prendere [illness, fugitive, train] catch a cold prendersi un raffreddore catch sight of scorgere I caught him stealing l'ho sorpreso mentre rubava catch one's finger in the door chiudersi il dito nella porta catch sb's eye or attention attirare l'attenzione di qualcuno


Phrasal verbs

catch on

vi [infml] (understand) afferrare; (become popular) diventare popolare

catch out

vt (show to be wrong) prendere in castagna

catch up

vi recuperare; [runner] riguadagnare terreno catch up with raggiungere [somebody] mettersi in pari con [work]

Definition of catch in:

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