catch up withto

1come level withovertake 赶上

We have a long way to go to catch up with the advanced countries.要赶上先进国家,我们还有漫长的路要走。

He is working hard to catch up to the others after missing a month.缺席了一个月后,他在努力赶上别人。

2have the expected ill effect or result onarrest 对…产生预期的坏影响和结果;逮捕

Excessive drinking and smoking will catch up on you.过度地抽烟喝酒,将会给你带来恶果。

The thieves had gone ten miles before the police caught up with them.窃贼跑了10里之后警察才抓住他。