Antonyms for catching:
Synonyms for catching:
disabling, stubborn, nervous, mortal, life-threatening, infantile, second-degree, nonspecific, pathological, asymptomatic, Strangulated, curable, psychosomatic, opportunistic, multiple, inflammatory, morbid, neurodegenerative, tubercular, self-inflicted, benign, autoimmune, congenital, refractory, psychiatric, self-induced, suspected, niggling, waterborne, quiescent, Treatable, third degree, generalized, degenerative, untreated, clinical, sporadic, perforated, focal, unresponsive, fungal, wasting, virulent, systemic, operable, depressive, noninvasive, inoperable, rheumatic.
Other synonyms and related words:
genetic, spreading, espial, hereditary, communicable, ancestral, local, inflammatory, inoperable, detective work, capture, advanced, asymptomatic, wasting, life-threatening, contractable, signal detection, virulent, stubborn, epidemic, terminal, staining, contracting, quiescent, patrimonial, traumatic, malignant, opportunistic, sleuthing, mortal, severe, charming, unresponsive, incurable, psychosomatic, waterborne, infectious, spotting, nonspecific, curable, familial, primary, low-grade, generalized, maculation, sporadic, niggling, invasive, transmittable, disabling, undercover work, transmissible, sensing, take, chronic, detection, parasitic, noninvasive, viral, spying, contagious.
contagious (disease) (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Palming, Luring, Retrieving, Accumulating, wrangling, Receiving, Claiming, Adding, Garnering, buying, Heaping, scoring, landing, incurring, purchasing, fetching, Pocketing, assuming, Cornering, netting.
stopping, Bunging, Impairing, constraining, dragging, Delaying, blocking, Complicating, Paralyzing, bottlenecking, impeding, Burdening, Plugging, Damming, Staying, Crimping, countering, Deterring, Fouling, restricting, braking, curbing, Restraining, congesting, Resisting, Interrupting, Handicapping, choking, Miring, Hampering, jamming, Snagging, Entangling, thwarting, Checking, opposing, baffling, Encumbering, frustrating, fettering, Cramping, inhibiting, Snarling, Clogging, crippling, Detaining, Entrapping, constipating, barring, Tangling, Obstructing, Hamstringing, hindering.
impounding, Confiscating, bagging, harvesting, Grabbing, Commandeering, Appropriating, Monopolizing, Annexing, Levying, Usurping, Amassing, Nabbing, acquiring, collecting, gathering, Reaping, Procuring, Depriving.
Usage examples for catching:
- " Well, well, girls," observed Mr. Payton, catching sight of the girls out of the corner of his eye, " we thought you were lost." - "Lucile Triumphant", Elizabeth M. Duffield.
- " Not in the least," he said, catching the hands extended to him in an imploring way. - "The Mynns' Mystery", George Manville Fenn.
- Meanwhile the Indians had rushed into the water up to their middle, in the hope of catching the last of the little fleet, but without success. - "Ungava", R.M. Ballantyne.