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catch phrase

n.
A phrase in wide or popular use, especially one serving as a slogan for a group or movement.

catch phrase

n
1. (Linguistics) a well-known frequently used phrase, esp one associated with a particular group, etc

catch′ phrase`

or catch′phrase`,


n.
a phrase that attracts or is meant to attract attention; slogan.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.catch phrase - a phrase that has become a catchword
phrase - an expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence
catchword, motto, shibboleth, slogan - a favorite saying of a sect or political group
Translations

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Rishi Persad 46 today Declan O'Shea 50 champion apprentice 1992; Mathieu Offenstadt 46 owner of Makfi; Hilary Parrott 79 owner-trainer of Monumental Lad & Wayward Prince; James Evans 63 trainer of Omix D'Or & Phoenix Flight; Rishi Persad 46 ITV racing reporter; Emma Spencer 41 former Channel 4 racing presenter; Ryan Fogelsonger 38 US champion apprentice 2002; Steve Valdez 63 US champion apprentice 1973; Peter Double 58 rider of Hilly Way & Catch Phrase; Frederic Ditta 37 rider of Norville Du Bois & La Segnora; Brendan Carr 60 former dual-purpose jockey; John Chugg 75 trainer of Master Rajh; Robert McKellar 57 former Carluke trainer; Ron Wallwork 78 former manager of the New Astley Club; Les Betteridge 75 former work-rider for Sir Winston Churchill
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Earlier this week, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav shared an old 17-second Dubsmash video of himself mouthing Modi's catch phrase from his 2014 election campaign promising "achche din".
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Tie in an awareness phrase like, “Sun Safety”, “Protect Your Skin”, or a fun catch phrase like, “Keep Calm and Cover Your Skin”.