[ goch-uh ]
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  1. Informal. got you (used to indicate comprehension, to exultingly point out a blunder, etc.).

Origin of gotcha

A phonetic spelling representing the pronunciation of got you in continuous rapid speech

Words Nearby gotcha Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use gotcha in a sentence

  • 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
  • "gotcha," interrupted George, rising and putting away handkerchief and mirror.

    The Day of Days | Louis Joseph Vance