catch on

verb

Definition of catch on

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to become aware :  learn; also :  understand didn't catch on to what was going on

  3. 2 :  to become popular this idea has already caught on

Circa 1878

First Known Use of catch on

circa 1878



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