Phrasal Verb: Catch out
Example: The exam is designed to CATCH you OUT.
Meaning: Discover or prove that someone is lying
Example: He CAUGHT me OUT when he checked my story with my previous employer.
Meaning: Put someone in an unexpected and difficult situation (often passive)
Example: We were CAUGHT OUT in the storm.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 7 phrasal verbs with 'CATCH'