how to pronounce catchword

/ˈkætʃˌwɝd/

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catchword is pronounced in two syllables

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kætʃwɝd

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meanings of catchword

noun:

  1. A word under the right-hand side of the last line on a book page that repeats the first word on the following page.
  2. Among theatrical performers, the last word of the preceding speaker, serving as a cue for the next speaker.
  3. A word or expression repeated until it becomes representative of a party, school, business, or point of view.

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