Synonyms and Antonyms for catch-fire

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.)

reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot

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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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6. fire (v.)

start firing a weapon

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9. fire (v.)

bake in a kiln so as to harden

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10. fire (n.)

the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke

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