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  Definition of Sketch
  1. preliminary drawing for later elaboration; "he made several studies before starting to paint"
  2. short descriptive summary (of events)
  3. a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine
  4. a brief literary description
  5. describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of; "sketch the outline of the book"; "outline his ideas"
  6. make a sketch of; "sketch the building"
Similar Words: study, survey, resume, cartoon, vignette, outline, adumbrate, chalk out

 

Hyponyms: design, draft, rough drawing, vignette, comic strip, cartoon strip, strip, block out

 

Part Meronyms: publication

 

Derivational Morphology: chalk out, sum up, summarize, summarise, resume, survey, appraise, outline, adumbrate, cartoon, synopsis, abstract, precis, vignette, study, sketcher

 

 
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