Definition of catchphrase
1 : a word or expression that is used repeatedly and conveniently to represent or characterize a person, group, idea, or point of view
2 : slogan 2
Examples of catchphrase in a sentence
popular catchphrases like “politically correct”
one of those advertising catchphrases that, if you think about them, don't mean much of anything
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CATCHPHRASE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of catchphrase for English Language Learners
: a word or phrase that is easy to remember and is commonly used to represent or describe a person, group, idea, etc.
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