Adjective "catchup" definition and examples

(Catchup may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈkatʃʌp/

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Definitions and examples

noun

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    1. ketchup. catch-up [kach-uhp] /ˈkætʃˌʌp/ Spell Syllables noun

    1. an effort to reach or pass a norm, especially after a period of delay: After the slowdown there was a catch-up in production.

    2. an effort to catch up with or surpass a competitor, as in a sports contest.

    3. an instance of catching up. adjective

    4. intended to keep up with or surpass a norm or competitor: a catch-up pay raise to offset inflation. Idioms

    5. play catch-up, Informal. t

    More examples(as adjective)

    "markets can be catchup to days."

    "climbs can be catchup."

    "periods can be catchup."

    "markets can be catchup."

    "people can be catchup."

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