from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Attractive or appealing: a catchy idea for a new television series.
- adj. Easily remembered: a song with a catchy tune.
- adj. Tricky; deceptive: a catchy question on an exam.
- adj. Fitful or spasmodic: catchy breathing.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Instantly appealing and memorable (of a tune or phrase).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Apt or tending to catch the fancy or attention; catching; taking.
- adj. Tending to catch or insnare; entangling; -- usually used fig..
- adj. Consisting of, or occuring in, disconnected parts or snatches; changeable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as catching
- Same as catching, 2.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. likely to attract attention
- adj. having concealed difficulty
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