Bedeutung von "catch up with sb" - als Fremdsprache

catch up with sb

phrasal verb with catch uk us /kætʃ/ verb (past tense and past participle caught)

If something bad that you have done or that has been happening to you catches up with you, it begins to cause problems for you:

I can feel the stress of the last few weeks beginning to catch up with me.

(Definition von "catch up with sb" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)