Definitions

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of crosshatch.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective shaded by means of fine parallel or crossed lines

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Examples

  • The self pulsating with hair-trigger judgments, impressions, and impressions of impressions, erotically "crosshatched" by forward and backward glances: what can any of that have to do with "America"?

    Papa

  • the City, is an eerier, more creeping tale of two cities occupying the same space - "crosshatched" is one of the words frequently used - and two communities of citizens forbidden, on pain of permanent, ambiguous disappearance, from acknowledging each other's existence.

    New Statesman

  • the City, is an eerier, more creeping tale of two cities occupying the same space - "crosshatched" is one of the words frequently used - and two communities of citizens forbidden, on pain of permanent, ambiguous disappearance, from acknowledging each other's existence.

    New Statesman

  • Beyond, the wind makes hula hoops and bounces them sideways across the air crosshatched with rain like expressions of surprise.

    Screen Door

  • Whereas the dense thickets of crosshatched lines in Rembrandt's etchings fully exploit the expressive possibilities of chiaroscuro, Degas defines the folds and creases of Tourny's coat with an almost mechanical system of crosshatching, reminiscent of 19th-century line engravings.

    One Master Mines Another

  • I liked at how Alfredo crosshatched, he came up with the whole technique of crosshatching of one way and then crosshatching the other way.

    RJ Ledesma Interviews Neil Gaiman

  • There was the Embarcadero with its numbered piers stretching out into the ocean, just like on my Lonely Planet map, and in the middle, the crosshatched pattern of streets snapped to a perfect grid.

    nique sa mère

  • When I touched his cheek, though, with its crosshatched wrinkles, the skin no longer felt like human skin.

    HOUSE RULES

  • There was no high, crosshatched artistry to elevate the point.

    A CARTOONIST'S TRIBUTE: Let us not forget the unflinching wit of John Callahan

  •   I removed his clothes to discover he was crosshatched on his chest and buttocks and thighs.

    My Date With Satan

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