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English definition of “hatch”

hatch

verb [T] (PLAN)    /hætʃ/
to make a plan , especially a secret plan : It was in August of 1978 that the Bolton brothers hatched their plot to kill their parents .Plotting and trappingPlanning, expecting and arrangingCheating and trickingPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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