Dictionary
11 ENTRIES FOUND:

catching

adjective catch·ing

: able to be passed quickly from one person or animal to another

Full Definition of CATCHING

1
:  infectious, contagious <the flu is catching> <his spirit is catching>

Examples of CATCHING

  1. I have a cold. Is it catching?
  2. <a cold is often catching before the symptoms even begin>

First Known Use of CATCHING

1590

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: catching bargainPrevious Word in the Dictionary: catchfly grassAll Words Near: catching
March 31, 2015
refluent Hear it
Flowing back
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears