catchy

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkætʃi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkætʃi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kachē)

Inflections of 'catchy' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
catchier
adj comparative
catchiest
adj superlative

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
catch•y /ˈkætʃi/USA pronunciation   adj.,  -i•er, -i•est. 
  1. pleasing and easily remembered;
    likely to attract interest or attention: a catchy tune.
  2. tricky;
    deceptive: a catchy question.
catch•i•ness, n. [uncountable]

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
catch•y  (kachē),USA pronunciation adj.,  catch•i•er, catch•i•est. 
  1. pleasing and easily remembered:a catchy tune.
  2. likely to attract interest or attention:a catchy title for a movie.
  3. tricky;
    deceptive:a catchy question.
  4. occurring in snatches;
    fitful:a catchy wind.
catchi•ness, n. 
  • catch + -y1 1795–1805

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
catchy /ˈkætʃɪ/ adj (catchier, catchiest)
  1. (of a tune, etc) pleasant and easily remembered or imitated
  2. tricky or deceptive: a catchy question
  3. irregular: a catchy breeze
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