verb[with object] (often as noun crosshatching)
(In drawing or graphics) shade (an area) with intersecting sets of parallel lines.
- In the bundle of materials there is a map which identifies by cross-hatching various areas.
- Among the very first techniques taught in art classes are how to render objects in a variety of ways: line, shadows, contour line, stippling, cross-hatching and so on.
- Some of the shading techniques used were cross-hatching, stippling, spirals and close repetition of continuous lines.
Words that rhyme with crosshatchattach, batch, catch, detach, hatch, latch, match, mismatch, natch, outmatch, patch, scratch, thatch
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