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  Words related to hatch

Related / Similar Words: hatching, crosshatch, hachure, brood, cover, incubate, think up, think of, dream up, concoct

 

Definition:
  • a movable barrier covering a hatchway;
  • shading consisting of multiple crossing lines;
  • the production of young from an egg;
  • sit on (eggs); "Birds brood"; "The female covers the eggs";
  • emerge from the eggs; "young birds, fish, and reptiles hatch";
  • draw, cut, or engrave lines, usually parallel, on metal, wood, or paper; "hatch the sheet";
  • devise or invent; "He thought up a plan to get rich quickly"; "no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software";
  • inlay with narrow strips or lines of a different substance such as gold or silver, for the purpose of decorating;

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    Hyponyms: cargo hatch, idealize, idealise, fabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, invent

     

    Grouped Verbs: breed, cover, brood, incubate

     

    Entailments: sit down, sit

     

    Part Meronyms: hatchway, opening, scuttle

     

    Derivational Morphology: crosshatch, brood, cover, incubate, brooding, incubation, incubator, brooder, hatching, hatchery, hachure, concoction

     

    Anagrams: catch, Catha

     

     
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