“The other thing is that the world has caught up to her, because that behavior is perfectly acceptable now,” she says.
I caught up with the Thoenes later at their book signing, where Bodie expanded on some of her theories as an “historian.”
Then, I felt sort of caught up on the perspective of different women of the time.
If not, cutting losses now may well be preferable to depleting blood and treasure while caught up in a downward spiral.
Even police officers who should know better can get caught up in the myth that women lie about consensual sex.
At all events he converted many to his views; and these views were caught up by some Friends in this country.
She had caught up the letter and as her father sat there, she handed it to him.
At the moment when I caught up to him, we passed over our trenches and I turned back.
She took one look, caught up the suitcase and raced down the stairs.
He caught up the heavy staff which he was in the habit of carrying with him in his mountain rambles.
c.1200, "to take, capture," from Anglo-French or Old North French cachier "catch, capture" (animals) (Old French chacier "hunt, pursue, drive (animals)," Modern French chasser "to hunt;" making it a doublet of chase (v.)), from Vulgar Latin *captiare "try to seize, chase" (also source of Spanish cazar, Italian cacciare), from Latin captare "to take, hold," frequentative of Latin capere "to take, hold" (see capable).
Senses in early Middle English also included "chase, hunt," which later went with chase (v.). Of infections from 1540s; of fire from 1734; of sleep, etc., from early 14c. Related: Catched (obsolete); catching; caught.
Meaning "act as a catcher in baseball" recorded from 1865. To catch on "apprehend" is 1884, American English colloquial. To catch (someone's) eye is first attested 1813, in Jane Austen. Catch as catch can first attested late 14c.
late 14c., "device to hold a latch of a door," also "a trap;" also "a fishing vessel," from catch (v.). Meaning "action of catching" attested from 1570s. Meaning "that which is caught or worth catching" (later especially of spouses) is from 1590s. Sense of "hidden cost, qualification, etc." is slang first recorded 1855 in P.T. Barnum.