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A tricky or disadvantageous condition; a catch:
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  1. A tricky or disadvantageous condition; a catch:
  2. A paradox in a law, regulation, or practice that makes one a victim of its provisions no matter what one does
  3. The act of catching, especially the grabbing and holding of a thrown, kicked, or batted ball before it hits the ground.
A curved or sharply bent device, usually of metal, used to catch, drag, suspend, or fasten something else.
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  1. A curved or sharply bent device, usually of metal, used to catch, drag, suspend, or fasten something else.
  2. A small metal catch inserted in a loop, or eye, to fasten clothes together
  3. A curved piece of metal, wood, etc. fastened to a wall or chain at one end, used to hang things on, raise things up, etc.
A counter at which drinks, especially alcoholic drinks, and sometimes food, are served.
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  1. A counter at which drinks, especially alcoholic drinks, and sometimes food, are served.
  2. Something that impedes or prevents action or progress:
  3. A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. To prevent, prohibit, or act as a bar to. In bar. As a bar to an action. For example, if a defendant in a criminal action was acquitted earlier of the same charges that he is now accused, he may plead double jeopardy in bar. At bar. Now before the court. For example, an action that is before the court may be referred to as the case at bar. The legal profession in general. A group of attorneys admitted to practice law in a particular jurisdiction or before a particular court or who practice in a common field or area of expertise in the law. The railing in a courtroom that separates the area used by the judge, lawyers, and court personnel to conduct judicial business from the seating provided for observers. See also bench.
To become fastened by or as if by means of a lock:
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  1. To become fastened by or as if by means of a lock:
  2. To pass through a lock or locks in a waterway.
  3. To equip (a waterway) with locks.
(Slang) To get a firm hold on
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  1. (Slang) To get a firm hold on
  2. To fasten (a saddle) on (a horse, burro, etc.) with a cinch
  3. To secure (a saddle) by means of a cinch.
Find another word for latch. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for latch, like: catch, hook, bar, lock, cinch, close-up, fastener, lock, close and fasten.