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Synonyms for catch on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catch on(verb)

    become popular

    "This fashion caught on in Paris"

  2. 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:
    refresh, follow, come off, appraise, look back, go over, fall over, check into, check, check over, surveil, check up on, retrospect, check out, suss out, brush up, survey, go off, critique, review, look into, reexamine

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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#272check
#1164follow
#1288survey
#9833refresh
#10836critique
#26262retrospect
#45988appraise
#84645reexamine
#160224surveil

How to use catch on in a sentence?

  1. Jonah Berger:

    Whether you’re a nonprofit organization with no marketing budget or a small business owner with a great new service, knowing how to generate word-of-mouth will help you make your product, service or idea succeed, and even if you don’t have anything you want to catch on, understanding how word of mouth works will help you better navigate the world around you.

  2. Sean McCormack:

    It's noticeable that the financial institutions here are very eager to hear what entrepreneurs and start-ups are doing, because they've seen a little bit earlier that it's something they need to catch on to.

  3. John Wesley:

    Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.

  4. Marilyn Reeves:

    I think translating it will give them a chance to catch on to Navajo faster because they can see how it is used.

  5. Joe Walsh:

    I think this thing ... will catch on like wildfire.

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