Definitions for latch on

Definitions for (verb) latch on

Main entry: get it, get onto, get wise, latch on, cotton on, catch on, tumble, twig

Definition: understand, usually after some initial difficulty

Usage: She didn't know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on

Main entry: fasten on, take up, hook on, seize on, latch on

Definition: adopt

Usage: take up new ideas

Main entry: latch on

Definition: take hold of or attach to

Usage: The biochip latches onto the genes

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