Übersetzung von “catch” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /kætʃ/ us /kætʃ/ present participle catching, past tense and past participle caught

A1 to stop something that is moving through the air by getting it in your hands

Try to catch the ball.

A1 to get on a bus, train, etc.

pegar (ônibus, trem, etc.)
I caught the last train home.

A2 to get an illness or disease

pegar (doença)
I think I caught a cold from her.

B1 to find and stop a person or animal who is trying to escape

apanhar, pegar
He ran after the dog, but couldn’t catch him.
catch someone’s attention, interest, etc.

to make someone notice something and feel interested

atrair a atenção, o interesse, etc. de alguém
All the noise in the street caught his attention.

to discover someone who is doing something wrong or something secret

apanhar em flagrante
She was caught cheating in the exam.

also get caught to stick somewhere, or to make something stick somewhere

ficar preso, apanhar, pegar
My dress got caught on a nail and tore.

(Übersetzung von “catch” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)