Definition of crosshatch
: to mark with two series of parallel lines that intersect
cross–hatchingplay \ˈkrȯs-ˌha-chiŋ\ noun
Examples of crosshatch in a Sentence
The fields were crosshatched by plowed paths.
Recent Examples of crosshatch from the Web
Sectarian slaughter crosshatches the early sections of the novel in the form of descriptions of a massacre that took place 20 years earlier in a pub.
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Definition of crosshatch for English Language Learners
: to mark or draw (something) with sets of lines that cross each other
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