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Definitions of catchword
a favorite saying of a sect or political group Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
Among theatrical performers, the last word of the preceding speaker, which reminds one that he is to speak next; cue. Webster Dictionary DB
A word or phrase caught up and repeated for effect; as, the catchword of a political party, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
A word under the last line of a page, as being the first of the next page; among actors, the last word of the previous speaker. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
The word placed under the last line of a page, and made to begin the first line of the next; catching a tartar, being caught in the trap one has laid for another. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
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