Hatch in a sentence as a noun

No window, no hole, no escape hatch, no backdoor.

I tried to open the hatch on the floppy drive door with my leg fingers to prevent diskette from being erased.

So your memory-safe language needs some first-class escape hatch to unsafe code.

Hatch in a sentence as a verb

I followed her back up to the hatch, where some Agents did their best to calm her down, but firmly reminded her that no one would be allowed to leave until the end.

A player who attempts to do a zergling rush wait for the first 3 eggs to be available, hatch them and subsequently make a new pair of zerglings as soon as a new egg is available.

To expedite population recovery, rim eggs were repositioned inside nests, yielding viable hatchlings.

Hatch definitions


the production of young from an egg

See also: hatching


shading consisting of multiple crossing lines

See also: hatching crosshatch hachure


a movable barrier covering a hatchway


emerge from the eggs; "young birds, fish, and reptiles hatch"


devise or invent; "He thought up a plan to get rich quickly"; "no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software"

See also: concoct


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


draw, cut, or engrave lines, usually parallel, on metal, wood, or paper; "hatch the sheet"


sit on (eggs); "Birds brood"; "The female covers the eggs"

See also: brood cover incubate