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hatch

hatch - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hatch

Definition
(noun) the production of young from an egg
Synonyms : hatching

Definition
(noun) shading consisting of multiple crossing lines
Synonyms : crosshatch , hachure , hatching

Definition
(noun) a movable barrier covering a hatchway
Definition
(verb) emerge from the eggs
Example Sentence
  • young birds, fish, and reptiles hatch

Definition
(verb) devise or invent
Synonyms : concoct , dream up , think of , think up
Example Sentence
  • He thought up a plan to get rich quickly
  • no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software

Definition
(verb) inlay with narrow strips or lines of a different substance such as gold or silver, for the purpose of decorating
Definition
(verb) draw, cut, or engrave lines, usually parallel, on metal, wood, or paper
Example Sentence
  • hatch the sheet

Definition
(verb) sit on (eggs)
Synonyms : brood , cover , incubate
Example Sentence
  • Birds brood
  • The female covers the eggs

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hatch

sounds like LATCH..which opens the door ( lid here )
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by iamkrazee

don't count ur chickens before they are hatched and the door is latched.
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by sanjeev

latch on the hatch
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by 1.6k

The latch on the hatch failed to catch, so the hatch remained unlatched.
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by nupur10000

hatch back cars.. a lid covering the back side or almost from above something.. or hatch>> hatching eggs.. giving birth to young one's
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by RajeshBorkar

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