But though they played the rest of the game in catch-up mode, their machine had been programmed to win all along.
His catch-up attempt was unsuccessful—he was never able to free himself of the Republican party straight-jacket.
I talked about the end of European catch-up on US productivity levels.
While the U.S. is an important cyber warfare partner with Israel, it has a lot of catch-up to do to remain competitive.
His tumor had spread, and the next six years became a painful game of catch-up, one that he ultimately failed.
Mrs. Reed was finishing a block of patchwork, catch-up work, when she had to wait two minutes.