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Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
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catch

noun

  • a person who would make an excellent significant other.
                                                                                                  

    Citation from "Not on Your Wife Opening Night", Party Down, Season 2 Episode 6 censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 12 2012. Submitted by Robert H. from Kingston, PA, USA on Jun 13 2004.

  • an unpleasant condition that usually accompanies a seemingly advantageous situation.
    To get my own room my parents told me I have to walk the dog every day. I knew there would be a catch!

    Last edited on Jan 12 2012. Submitted by Anonymous on May 12 2010.

verb - intransitive

verb - transitive

  • to see.
    I caught a movie at the theatre in Springfield last night.
                                                                              

    Citation from "I Am the Walrus", American Dad! (TV), Season 6 Episode 13 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                                                   

    Citation from "The Unusual Suspects", Alphas (TV), Season 1 Episode 10 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Feb 22 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 01 2001.

  • to get, buy, attend, etc., when referring to meals. Origin: perhaps derived from hunting, as in catching an animal for food.
    I caught lunch at the deli down the street.
    Do you want to go catch a bite to eat?

    Last edited on Mar 26 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 01 2001.

  • to hear, understand.
    Did you catch that?

    Last edited on Mar 26 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 01 2001.

  • to use a scheduled (plane, train, bus, etc.) or unscheduled (taxi cab, etc.) mode of transportation.
    Is there anywhere to catch a taxi around here?
                                                                                       

    Citation from "Search Committee (Parts 1 and 2)", The Office (TV), Season 7 Episodes 25-26 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 04 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 25 2011.

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catch a break

verb

  • to get some amount of respite.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

    Citation from "Chapter 4", Eastbound & Down (TV), Season 1 Episode 4 (2009) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 05 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jan 05 2013.

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catch a buzz

verb

  • to acquire a buzz by smoking marijuana; "get stoned".
    Anyone want to catch a buzz?

    Last edited on Jun 15 2013. Submitted by Jim H from Latham, NY, USA on Sep 12 2002.

  • To become intoxicated. Usually related to smoking of marijuana.
    I was just gonna go catch a buzz.

    Last edited on Sep 19 2006. Submitted by Bob from Menasha, WI, USA on Sep 19 2006.

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cat chain

  • Long chain, such as a watch chain, worn by 'hep cats' and zoot suiters. As heard in the 1957 hit song "Black Slacks" by the Sparkletones.

    "With a cat chain down to my knees, I ain't nothin' but a real cool breeze."

    Last edited on Nov 20 2011. Submitted by Anonymous on Sep 07 2009.

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catch a note

verb

  • to get intoxicated from some natural substance.
    Hey, did you catch a note off of that?

    Last edited on Feb 02 1998. Submitted by Fred Buzzoid from Circle City, MO, USA on Feb 02 1998.

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catch a spot

verb

  • to tag, or write graffiti somewhere.
    No one's looking - catch a spot.

    Last edited on May 13 2011. Submitted by gustavo f. from Los Angeles, CA, USA on Nov 08 2005.

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catch bodies

verb

  • "Catching bodies" is a phrase commonly associated with western urban youth. It refers to the catcher in homosexual couples.
    Hey dawg, you see that feminine guy over there? He looks like he catching bodies.

    Last edited on Feb 25 2015. Submitted by Anonymous on Feb 25 2015.

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catch flack

verb

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