Synonyms for hatch

Synonyms for (noun) hatch

Synonyms: hatch

Definition: a movable barrier covering a hatchway

Similar words: movable barrier

Definition: a barrier that can be moved to allow passage


Synonyms: crosshatch, hachure, hatch, hatching

Definition: shading consisting of multiple crossing lines

Similar words: shading

Definition: graded markings that indicate light or shaded areas in a drawing or painting


Synonyms: hatch, hatching

Definition: the production of young from an egg

Similar words: parturition, giving birth, birth, birthing

Definition: the process of giving birth

Synonyms for (verb) hatch

Synonyms: brood, incubate, hatch, cover

Definition: sit on (eggs)

Usage: Birds brood; The female covers the eggs

Similar words: multiply, reproduce, procreate

Definition: have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant

Usage: The Bible tells people to procreate


Synonyms: hatch

Definition: emerge from the eggs

Usage: young birds, fish, and reptiles hatch

Similar words: be born

Definition: come into existence through birth

Usage: She was born on a farm


Synonyms: hatch

Definition: draw, cut, or engrave lines, usually parallel, on metal, wood, or paper

Usage: hatch the sheet

Similar words: line

Definition: mark with lines

Usage: sorrow had lined his face


Synonyms: concoct, dream up, hatch, think of, think up

Definition: devise or invent

Usage: He thought up a plan to get rich quickly; no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software

Similar words: create by mental act, create mentally

Definition: create mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands


Synonyms: hatch

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

Similar words: inlay

Definition: decorate the surface of by inserting wood, stone, and metal