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catches on (to)

verb
present tense third-person singular of catch on (to)

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1 to come to an awareness of
  • she caught on to the fact that they were planning a surprise party

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2 to have a clear idea of
  • he finally caught on to the concept of phototaxis

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catches one's eye

catches on (to)

catches up

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“Catches on (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/catches%20on%20%28to%29. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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