Definition Of catch
a device for securing something such as a door, window, or box.
the window catch was rusty
a hidden problem or disadvantage in an apparently ideal situation.
there's a catch in it somewhere
a round, typically one with words arranged to produce a humorous effect.
The catch , a particular form of round based on word-play, was especially popular in Restoration England.
an act of catching something, typically a ball.
I saw myself fumbling easy catches and looking clumsy.
an unevenness in a person's voice caused by emotion.
there was a catch in Anne's voice
Example Of catch
A child with TB may have to stay in the hospital so others do not catch the infection.
A good hour passes before we reach Skull Island and catch a glimpse of the mighty Kong.
a record catch of 6.9 billion pounds of fish
After cleaning myself I noticed the window catch was off.
Along the way several security lights were triggered one by one and the neighbours twitched their curtains aside to catch the end of the display.