What does thatch mean?

Definitions for thatch
θætʃthatch

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thatch(noun)

    hair resembling thatched roofing material

  2. thatch(noun)

    plant stalks used as roofing material

  3. Teach, Edward Teach, Thatch, Edward Thatch, Blackbeard(noun)

    an English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718)

  4. thatch, thatched roof(verb)

    a house roof made with a plant material (as straw)

  5. thatch(verb)

    cover with thatch

    "thatch the roofs"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thatch(noun)

    straw, rushes, or the like, used for making or covering the roofs of buildings, or of stacks of hay or grain

  2. Thatch(noun)

    a name in the West Indies for several kinds of palm, the leaves of which are used for thatching

  3. Thatch(noun)

    to cover with, or with a roof of, straw, reeds, or some similar substance; as, to thatch a roof, a stable, or a stack of grain

Freebase

  1. Thatch

    Thatch was a comic strip created by Jeff Shesol. The strip began in Brown University's student newspaper The Brown Daily Herald. It was later picked up for syndication by Creators Syndicate in late 1994. The title character was an everyman who struggled through life and politics. He had an alter-ego, Politically Correct Person, who was a stereotype of sensitive liberals who fear offending people. Other characters were Tripp, Thatch's womanizing, obnoxious roommate; Kate, the editor for the college paper; and Sloane, who, as the cartoonist described in the strip's first and only book collection, a "heartless, shallow rich bitch." In 1998, Shesol was offered a position as speech writer for the President of the United States Bill Clinton. Shesol agreed and ended the strip. The final Thatch appeared on April 11, 1998.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thatch

    thach, v.t. to cover, as a roof, with straw, reeds, &c.—n. straw, &c., used to cover the roofs of buildings and stacks.—ns. Thatch′er; Thatch′ing, the act or art of covering with thatch: the materials used for thatching. [A.S. thæc, thatch, whence theccan, to cover; cog. with Ger. decken, L. tegĕre, Gr. stegein, to cover.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thatch in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thatch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of thatch in a Sentence

  1. Jacob Kapere:

    A lot of people in the remote areas have caves where they can go, some villages have cyclone houses which don't have windows and have very low doors that you have to bend over to enter. Their thatch roofs are dug into the ground.

Images & Illustrations of thatch

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