Synonyms and Antonyms for by-catch

1. catch (v.)

discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; catch somebody doing something or in a certain state

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2. catch (v.)

perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily

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3. catch (v.)

succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase

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4. catch (v.)

take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of

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5. catch (v.)

reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot

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6. catch (v.)

to hook or entangle

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7. catch (v.)

capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping

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8. catch (v.)

attract and fix

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9. by-catch (n.)

unwanted marine creatures that are caught in the nets while fishing for another species

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10. catch (v.)

reach in time

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