Video: pronunciation of 'hatch'
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， hatch 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: hatch VERB
When a baby bird, insect, or other animal hatches, or when it is hatched, it comes out of its egg by breaking the shell.
As soon as the two chicks hatch, they leave the nest burrow.
英式英语: hatch NOUN
A hatch is an opening in the deck of a ship, through which people or cargo can go.
He stuck his head up through the hatch.
hatch 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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