Definition of natch in US English:

natch

adverb

informal
  • Naturally; as may be expected.

    • ‘While my recovery is down to drugs, natch, it has been much assisted also not only by my dawgs, of course, but also the world's greatest sofas, praised elsewhere in this blog but here photographed for the first time.’
    • ‘The tension was thick as the teams were bubbling with competitiveness, but all under the pretence of fun, natch.’
    • ‘Gorgeous, there's no other word for it - and all experienced while listening to my chosen soundtrack of rustic acoustic pop from Norway, natch.’
    • ‘Other than that, I am completely psychologically healthy, natch.’
    • ‘Here's the pitch from an email sent to list subscribers (accompanied, natch, by a photograph of a sultry lass).’
    • ‘I've bought some turnip seeds (some rare heritage variety, natch…) and intend to grow turnips until they're coming out of my ears.’
    • ‘My bank statement - online, natch - has turned in a documentation of online shopping.’
    • ‘The best music is in the hearts of the people, natch.’
    • ‘There is the feedback/communication issue, natch.’
    • ‘They had, in fact, all gone to the same high school - Bev Hills High, natch - although they didn't know each other at the time.’
    • ‘I agree, natch, with the concept that good creative talents should be left alone to create.’
    • ‘She was wearing the requisite head set, natch, and her breath control was amazing.’
    • ‘So when I moved to New York, I fully intended to live somewhere edgy - white, middle class edgy, natch - despite my pinko liberal ideals, I'm not brave enough for the Bronx.’
    • ‘Opening such messages results in yet more junk, natch, thanks to information gleaned through the hidden tracking codes.’
    • ‘So, natch, both seized on that old standby issue to which political and religious reactionaries have recourse when things are going badly for them: gay bashing.’
    • ‘Scott kept the originals for himself, natch, but was nice enough to give me the stats.’
    • ‘He seemed to get on with my son though - and to be fair, John is an absolute natch in front of the camera.’
    • ‘Little wonder we're so zealous, when is there is so very much to love about it - on a purely objective basis, natch.’
    • ‘There's snogging aplenty, natch, but something deeper is afoot here, depending on who you listen to.’
    • ‘I've left my fingers - with dirty fingernails, natch - in the shot for scale.’
    naturally, as might be expected, as one would expect, as you would expect, needless to say, not unexpectedly, certainly, to be sure, as was anticipated, as a matter of course
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Pronunciation

natch

/nætʃ//naCH/