1 preliminary drawing for later elaboration; "he made several studies before starting to paint" [syn: study]
2 a brief literary description [syn: vignette]
4 a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine [syn: cartoon]
1 make a sketch of; "sketch the building" [syn: chalk out]
2 describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of; "sketch the outline of the book"; "outline his ideas" [syn: outline, adumbrate]
EtymologyFrom schets, from schizzo, from schedium, from sc=polytonic, from sc=polytonic.
- Rhymes: -ɛtʃ
- defn English
- To create a sketch.
to create a sketch
- Czech: načrtnout
AdjectiveSketch is a adjective which describes an adverse or "uncool" situation.. Its use is most frequently found in high school settings. The situations in which the word can be used are near limitless, as it can describe many emotions. the word is slang in origin, and likely draws influence from the term "sketchy."
- "Billy, that was really sketch when you hit my car"
- "Sketch! I forgot about the test!"
- "The sketch man just ran away."
short dramatic production
Sketch may refer to:
Drawing and other visual arts
- Sketch (drawing), a drawing or other composition that is not intended as a finished work, but a preliminary exploration.
- SketchUp, a 3D modeling program.
- iSketch, an online drawing game.
- Sketch 3D, a program for producing line drawings of two or three-dimensional solid objects and scenes in the PSTricks and Portable Graphics Format.
- Skencil, a vector-based graphics program formerly called Sketch and released under the GNU Free License.
- Multi-Sketch, unscripted improv sketching using a Tablet PC or digitizing tablet.
Literature and entertainment
People and characters
sketch in Italian: Schizzo
sketch in Norwegian: Tegning
sketch in Russian: Скетч (значения)
sketch in Swedish: Teckning
sketch in Tatar: Sketch
sketch in Chinese: 速寫
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