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catchy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Catchy  \Catch"y\,  a. 
  1.  Apt  or  tending  to  catch  the  fancy  or  attention;  catching; 
  taking;  as  catchy  music. 
 
  2.  Tending  to  catch  or  insnare;  entangling;  --  usually  used 
  fig.;  as  a  catchy  question. 
 
  3.  Consisting  of  or  occuring  in  disconnected  parts  or 
  snatches;  changeable;  as  a  catchy  wind. 
 
  It  [the  fox's  scent]  is  .  .  .  flighty  or  catchy,  if 
  variable.  --Encyc.  of 
  Sport. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  catchy 
  adj  1:  having  concealed  difficulty;  "a  catchy  question";  "a  tricky 
  recipe  to  follow"  [syn:  {tricky}] 
  2:  likely  to  attract  attention;  "a  catchy  title  for  a  movie" 
  [syn:  {attention-getting}] 




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