1. [late 19C+] (US) to steal.
2. [1910s+] (US) to arrest.
3. [1910s+] (US) to get (hold of), to obtain, to seize upon, to grab.
4. [1910s+] (US) to look, to see, to realize.
5. [1920s–40s] (US Und.) to pick fruit or crops.
6. [1930s+] (US) to eat, usu. to eat greedily.
7. [1970s+] (US) to stick, to entangle.
1. [1910s] one who ‘catches on’.
2. [1920s–40s] (US Und.) a person who harvests fruit or crops.