Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A phrase in wide or popular use, especially one serving as a slogan for a group or movement.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A group of words, often originating in popular culture, that is spontaneously popularized after widespread repeated use
  • n. A signature phrase of a particular person or group.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a phrase that has become a catchword

Etymologies

catch, from the sense of catching the eye,Ā + phrase. (Wiktionary)

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