un·​catchy ˌən-ˈka-chē How to pronounce uncatchy (audio)
: not easily retained in the memory : not catchy
an awkward, uncatchy phrase
an uncatchy tune

Word History

First Known Use

1941, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of uncatchy was in 1941

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Cite this Entry

“Uncatchy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncatchy. Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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