crosshatch(redirected from crosshatches)
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tr.v. cross·hatched, cross·hatch·ing, cross·hatch·es
To mark or shade with two or more intersecting sets of parallel lines.
1. A pattern made by such lines.
2. The symbol (#).
(Art Terms) drawing to shade or hatch (forms, figures, etc) with two or more sets of parallel lines that cross one another
1. to mark or shade with two or more intersecting series of parallel lines.n.
2. a pattern or mark made with such lines.
Past participle: crosshatched
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|Noun||1.||crosshatch - shading consisting of multiple crossing lines|
shading - graded markings that indicate light or shaded areas in a drawing or painting
|Verb||1.||crosshatch - shade with multiple crossing lines; "the draftsman crosshatched the area"|