Is CATCH a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'catch'


  1. CATCH, the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
  2. CATCH, the act of catching an object with the hands
  3. CATCH, a cooperative game in which a ball is passed back and forth
  4. CATCH, a fastener that fastens or locks a door or window
  5. CATCH, a restraint that checks the motion of something
  6. CATCH, a drawback or difficulty that is not readily evident
  7. CATCH, a break or check in the voice (usually a sign of strong emotion)
  8. CATCH, anything that is caught (especially if it is worth catching)
  9. CATCH, a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect
  10. CATCH, the quantity that was caught
  11. CATCH, a hidden problem that makes something more complicated or difficult to do
  12. CATCH, the act of stopping a moving object (such as a ball) and holding it in your hands : the act of catching something
  13. CATCH, a game in which two or more people throw and catch a ball


  1. CATCH, contract
  2. CATCH, delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
  3. CATCH, be struck or affected by
  4. CATCH, grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
  5. CATCH, detect a blunder or misstep
  6. CATCH, discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; catch somebody doing something or in a certain state
  7. CATCH, become aware of
  8. CATCH, be the catcher
  9. CATCH, catch up with and possibly overtake
  10. CATCH, succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
  11. CATCH, to hook or entangle
  12. CATCH, cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled
  13. CATCH, spread or be communicated
  14. CATCH, reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
  15. CATCH, take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
  16. CATCH, capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
  17. CATCH, take in and retain
  18. CATCH, attract and fix
  19. CATCH, apprehend and reproduce accurately
  20. CATCH, attract; cause to be enamored
  21. CATCH, reach in time
  22. CATCH, suffer from the receipt of
  23. CATCH, perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily
  24. CATCH, see or watch
  25. CATCH, hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
  26. CATCH, perceive by hearing
  27. CATCH, get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly
  28. CATCH, check oneself during an action
  29. CATCH, start burning
  30. CATCH, to use your hands to stop and hold (an object that is moving through the air)
  31. CATCH, to use your hands to grasp and hold onto (someone or something)
  32. CATCH, to capture and not allow (a person, animal, or fish) to escape

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Antonyms for 'catch'

The word CATCH is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'catch' in a sentence

  1. Catch the ball and throw it to first base.
  2. She caught the ball with one hand.
  3. I dropped the book but managed to catch it before it hit the ground.
  4. The shortstop made a tough catch.
  5. She used to play catch with her dad.
  6. Let's play a game of catch.

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