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cross·hatch

 (krôs′hăch′, krŏs′-)
tr.v. cross·hatched, cross·hatch·ing, cross·hatch·es
To mark or shade with two or more intersecting sets of parallel lines.
n.
1. A pattern made by such lines.
2. The symbol (#).

cross′-hatch′ing n.

crosshatch

(ˈkrɒsˌhætʃ)
vb
(Art Terms) drawing to shade or hatch (forms, figures, etc) with two or more sets of parallel lines that cross one another
ˈcrossˌhatching n

cross•hatch

(ˈkrɔsˌhætʃ, ˈkrɒs-)

v.t.
1. to mark or shade with two or more intersecting series of parallel lines.
n.
2. a pattern or mark made with such lines.
[1815–25]
cross′hatch`ing, n.

crosshatch


Past participle: crosshatched
Gerund: crosshatching

Imperative
crosshatch
crosshatch
Present
I crosshatch
you crosshatch
he/she/it crosshatches
we crosshatch
you crosshatch
they crosshatch
Preterite
I crosshatched
you crosshatched
he/she/it crosshatched
we crosshatched
you crosshatched
they crosshatched
Present Continuous
I am crosshatching
you are crosshatching
he/she/it is crosshatching
we are crosshatching
you are crosshatching
they are crosshatching
Present Perfect
I have crosshatched
you have crosshatched
he/she/it has crosshatched
we have crosshatched
you have crosshatched
they have crosshatched
Past Continuous
I was crosshatching
you were crosshatching
he/she/it was crosshatching
we were crosshatching
you were crosshatching
they were crosshatching
Past Perfect
I had crosshatched
you had crosshatched
he/she/it had crosshatched
we had crosshatched
you had crosshatched
they had crosshatched
Future
I will crosshatch
you will crosshatch
he/she/it will crosshatch
we will crosshatch
you will crosshatch
they will crosshatch
Future Perfect
I will have crosshatched
you will have crosshatched
he/she/it will have crosshatched
we will have crosshatched
you will have crosshatched
they will have crosshatched
Future Continuous
I will be crosshatching
you will be crosshatching
he/she/it will be crosshatching
we will be crosshatching
you will be crosshatching
they will be crosshatching
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been crosshatching
you have been crosshatching
he/she/it has been crosshatching
we have been crosshatching
you have been crosshatching
they have been crosshatching
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been crosshatching
you will have been crosshatching
he/she/it will have been crosshatching
we will have been crosshatching
you will have been crosshatching
they will have been crosshatching
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been crosshatching
you had been crosshatching
he/she/it had been crosshatching
we had been crosshatching
you had been crosshatching
they had been crosshatching
Conditional
I would crosshatch
you would crosshatch
he/she/it would crosshatch
we would crosshatch
you would crosshatch
they would crosshatch
Past Conditional
I would have crosshatched
you would have crosshatched
he/she/it would have crosshatched
we would have crosshatched
you would have crosshatched
they would have crosshatched
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crosshatch - shading consisting of multiple crossing linescrosshatch - shading consisting of multiple crossing lines
shading - graded markings that indicate light or shaded areas in a drawing or painting
Verb1.crosshatch - shade with multiple crossing lines; "the draftsman crosshatched the area"
fill in, shade - represent the effect of shade or shadow on
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