meaning: a movable barrier covering a hatchway (noun)

meaning: shading consisting of multiple crossing lines (noun)

synonyms:hatching, crosshatch, hachure,

meaning: the production of young from an egg (noun)


meaning: sit on eggs (verb)

example:The chickens hatched their nests.


meaning: emerge from the eggs (verb)

example:young birds, fish, and reptiles hatch

meaning: draw, cut, or engrave lines, usually parallel, on metal, wood, or paper (verb)

example:hatch the sheet

meaning: devise or invent (verb)

synonyms:think of, concoct, think up, dream up,

meaning: inlay with narrow strips or lines of a different substance such as gold or silver, for the purpose of decorating (verb)