verb (used with object)
to mark or shade with two or more intersecting series of parallel lines.
a pattern or mark made with such lines.
notch, ingrain, chisel, inscribe, imprint, etch, embed, deface, gash, cleave, indent, serrate, scratch, graze, scrape, mark, slit, slash, line, gouge
- crossed hemiplegia,
- crossed reflex,
- crossing guard,
- crossing over,
Origin of crosshatch
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drawing to shade or hatch (forms, figures, etc) with two or more sets of parallel lines that cross one another
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