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gotcha

[goch-uh]
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interjection
  1. Pronunciation Spelling. got you (used to indicate comprehension, to exultingly point out a blunder, etc.).
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  • "Gotcha," interrupted George, rising and putting away handkerchief and mirror.

    The Day of Days

    Louis Joseph Vance

  • But when we gotcha out he was layin' right atop of ya, 'ith his arms spread out, trying t'cover ya!

    The City of Fire

    Grace Livingston Hill


Word Origin and History for gotcha

by 1913, colloquial pronunciation of "(I have) got you."

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