thatch Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “thatch” in the English Dictionary

"thatch" in British English

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thatchverb [T]

uk   us   /θætʃ/
to make a ​roof for a ​building with straw or reeds
adjective uk   us   /θætʃt/
They ​live in a thatched cottage/a ​cottage with a thatched roof.


uk   us   /θætʃ/
[U] straw or reeds used to make ​roofsthatch of hair a ​mass of ​thick or ​untidyhair
(Definition of thatch from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “thatch”
in Spanish paja…
in Vietnamese mái che…
in Malaysian jerami…
in Thai หลังคาใบจาก…
in French chaume…
in German das Dachstroh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 用茅草覆盖(屋顶)…
in Indonesian rumbia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 用茅草覆蓋(屋頂)…
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