As verbs the difference between grasped and caught
is that grasped
) while caught
As an adjective caught is
(cricket) of the method of being out in which the striker hits the ball and a fielder catches it.
To grip; to take hold, particularly with the hand.
- I have never been able to grasp the concept of infinity .
* grasp the nettle
*:Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
That which is accessible; that which is within one's reach or ability.
(cricket) Of the method of being out in which the striker hits the ball and a fielder catches it.
* caught in the act
* caught red-handed
* caught with one's hand in the cookie jar