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Definition of thatch verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

thatch

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//θætʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//θætʃ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they thatch
BrE BrE//θætʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//θætʃ//
 
he / she / it thatches
BrE BrE//ˈθætʃɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈθætʃɪz//
 
past simple thatched
BrE BrE//θætʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//θætʃt//
 
past participle thatched
BrE BrE//θætʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//θætʃt//
 
-ing form thatching
BrE BrE//ˈθætʃɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈθætʃɪŋ//
 
Construction
 
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thatch something to cover the roof of a building with thatch See related entries: Construction Word Origin Old English theccan ‘cover’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch dekken and German decken.
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