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Synonyms for catch on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catch on, get wise, get onto, tumble, latch on, cotton on, twig, get it(verb)

    understand, usually after some initial difficulty

    "She didn't know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on"

    Synonyms:
    whirl around, topple, tip, break down, get onto, fasten on, latch on, collapse, cotton on, whirl, seize on, crumble, hook on, tumble, twig, take up, get it, get wise, crumple

  2. catch on(verb)

    become popular

    "This fashion caught on in Paris"

    Synonyms:
    twig, tumble, get onto, get it, cotton on, get wise, latch on

Wiktionary

  1. catch on(verb)

    Antonyms:
    go the way of the dinosaurs

  2. catch on(verb)

    He didn't have to explain; I caught on right away.

    Antonyms:
    go the way of the dinosaurs

  3. catch on(verb)

    It's a crummy idea, and I certainly hope it does not catch on.

    Antonyms:
    go the way of the dinosaurs

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How to say catch on in sign language?

  1. catchon

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