Meaning of Latch

English: Latch
Bangla: দরজার ছিটকিনি, হুড়কা, দরজার তালা, দরজার হুড়কা
Hindi: कुंडी, सिटकनी, बिल्ली, डंडाला
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

a device for holding a door, gate, or the like, closed, consisting basically of a bar falling or sliding into a catch, groove, hole, etc.

Definition: 2

to close or fasten with a latch.

Definition: 3

to close tightly so that the latch is secured: The door won't latch.

Definition: 4

latch on, to grab or hold on, as to an object or idea, especially tightly or tenaciously. to include or add in; attach: If we latch the tax on, the bill will come to over $100.

Definition: 5

latch onto, Informal. to take possession of; obtain; get. to acquire understanding of; comprehend. to attach oneself to; join in with: The stray dog latched onto the children and wouldn't go home.