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Synonyms for latch on

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  1. latch on(verb)

    take hold of or attach to

    "The biochip latches onto the genes"

    Synonyms:
    twig, seize on, hook on, tumble, get it, get onto, fasten on, catch on, cotton on, get wise, take up

  2. take up, latch on, fasten on, hook on, seize on(verb)

    adopt

    "take up new ideas"

    Synonyms:
    take in, seize on, resume, suck up, catch on, twig, lift out, take, tumble, suck, adopt, start, borrow, assume, take over, cotton on, get wise, get it, scoop, sorb, fasten on, soak up, sop up, hook on, get onto, imbibe, draw, scoop up, strike, absorb, take up, scoop out, suck in

  3. 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, collapse, cotton on, whirl, seize on, crumble, hook on, catch on, tumble, twig, take up, get it, get wise, crumple

How to pronounce latch on?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say latch on in sign language?

  1. latchon

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#474start
#2765tip
#3350draw
#3354assume
#3373suck
#3548resume
#3884strike
#5639adopt
#7052collapse
#9716scoop
#11358borrow
#15816absorb
#17934tumble
#34730whirl
#35322twig
#40580crumble
#50543topple
#116185crumple
#121636sorb
#127434imbibe

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