uncatchy

adjective
un·​catchy | \ ˌən-ˈka-chē How to pronounce uncatchy (audio) , -ˈke- \

Definition of uncatchy

: not easily retained in the memory : not catchy an awkward, uncatchy phrase an uncatchy tune

First Known Use of uncatchy

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncatchy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncatchy. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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