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English definition of “gotcha”

gotcha

exclamation     /ˈɡɒtʃ.ə/ US  /ˈɡɑːtʃ-/ slang
said to mean "I have got you" in order to surprise or frighten someone you have caught , or to show that you have an advantage over themInterjectionsSounds used as interjections
(Definition of gotcha exclamation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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