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1. hatch

verb. ['ˈhætʃ'] emerge from the eggs.

Synonyms

  • be born
  • cover
  • incubate

Antonyms

  • finish
  • closing
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Hatch

  • unattach
  • reattach
  • overmatch
  • mismatch
  • dispatch
  • scratch
  • rematch
  • detach
  • vlach
  • stach
  • snatch
  • krach
  • flach
  • drach
  • bratsch
  • brach
  • attach
  • tkach
  • thach
  • tatsch
  • rach
  • patch
  • matsch
  • match
  • mache
  • latsch
  • latch
  • lache
  • lach
  • kach

Example sentences of the word hatch


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
This should happen when the triops reach maturity, which is about two weeks after they hatch.

2. Noun, singular or mass
The larvae hatch and then eat their way out of the ant, killing the ant in the process.

Quotes containing the word hatch


1. In our fast-forward culture, we have lost the art of eating well. Food is often little more than fuel to pour down the hatch while doing other stuff - surfing the Web, driving, walking along the street. Dining al desko is now the norm in many workplaces. All of this speed takes a toll. Obesity, eating disorders and poor nutrition are rife.
- Carl Honore

2. My songs have always had hope and perseverance in them - I never write songs that have no escape hatch, no positivity.
- Jakob Dylan

3. We’re only instruments of love, flowing through heaps of pain hoping one day we’d hatch a passion of our own.
- Robert M. Drake

2. hatch

verb. ['ˈhætʃ'] devise or invent.

Synonyms

  • idealise
  • concoct
  • cook up
  • create by mental act
  • fabricate
  • manufacture
  • think of
  • dream up
  • idealize
  • create mentally
  • think up
  • invent

Antonyms

  • curve
  • straight line
  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. hatch

noun. ['ˈhætʃ'] shading consisting of multiple crossing lines.

Synonyms

  • hachure
  • crosshatch
  • shading

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • unmask
  • uncover
  • artifact

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. hatch

noun. ['ˈhætʃ'] the production of young from an egg.

Synonyms

  • birthing
  • hatching
  • giving birth
  • parturition

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • show
  • fall short of
  • lie

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. hatch

verb. ['ˈhætʃ'] draw, cut, or engrave lines, usually parallel, on metal, wood, or paper.

Antonyms

  • stillbirth

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. hatch

noun. ['ˈhætʃ'] a movable barrier covering a hatchway.

Synonyms

  • hatchway
  • scuttle
  • cargo hatch
  • opening

Antonyms

  • war
  • disagree
  • dissociate
  • forget

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. hatch

verb. ['ˈhætʃ'] sit on (eggs).

Synonyms

  • multiply
  • reproduce
  • procreate
  • cover
  • sit down
  • breed
  • incubate
  • sit

Antonyms

  • stand
  • antitype
  • stay in place
  • natural object

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. hatch

verb. ['ˈhætʃ'] inlay with narrow strips or lines of a different substance such as gold or silver, for the purpose of decorating.

Antonyms

  • dissuasion

Etymology

  • hache (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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