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catch upphrasal verb
- 1to spend extra time doing something because you have not done it earlier I have a lot of work to catch up on.
- 2to find out about things that have happened We spent the evening catching up on each other's news.
catch up (on something)
- 1 to reach someone who is ahead by going faster Go on ahead. I'll catch up with you.
- 2 to reach the same level or standard as someone who was better or more advanced After missing the fall semester, he had to work hard to catch up.