catch in the act

see under catch red-handed.


Nearby words

  1. catch basin,
  2. catch cold,
  3. catch crop,
  4. catch dog,
  5. catch fire,
  6. catch it,
  7. catch napping,
  8. catch off guard,
  9. catch on,
  10. catch one's breath

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