Meaning of catchline
Pronunciation: (kach'līn"), [key]
- a word, phrase, or sentence used, esp. in advertising or journalism, to arouse or call attention.
- a line in which a catchword appears.
- a line of lesser importance, set shorter or sometimes in smaller type than the lines above and beneath it.
- a line of comic dialogue expected to elicit laughter.
- slug (def. 10a).