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1. sketch

noun. ['ˈskɛtʃ'] preliminary drawing for later elaboration.

Synonyms

  • design
  • study
  • rough drawing
  • draft
  • drawing

Antonyms

  • ill humor
  • natural object
  • give
  • dress

Etymology

  • schets (Dutch)
  • schizzo (Italian)

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Rhymes with Sketch

  • outstretch
  • stretch
  • kvetch
  • kretsch
  • vetsch
  • petsche
  • petsch
  • meche
  • letsch
  • fetsch
  • fetch
  • betsch

Sentences with sketch


1. Noun, singular or mass
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2. Verb, base form
First sketch the round center of the flower.

Quotes about sketch


1. And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'
- Rudyard Kipling

2. My uncle worked in emergency wards dealing with people who came in with terrible injuries. He talked about the sketch shows they would put on to lighten the atmosphere. You often find this sense of grim humor in hospitals. The injuries people are suffering are ghastly. You have to laugh at something or you'd otherwise cry.
- Honeysuckle Weeks

3. The first piece of art that I ever bought-when I could afford it-was a Warhol sketch from the period when he was just getting out of doing commercial work and more into art. It's a sketch of a young guy's face. I guess the gallery that I bought it from thought I would like it because the young guy kind of looked like James Dean.
- James Franco

2. sketch

noun. ['ˈskɛtʃ'] a brief literary description.

Synonyms

  • description

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • sheathe

Etymology

  • schets (Dutch)
  • schizzo (Italian)

3. sketch

verb. ['ˈskɛtʃ'] make a sketch of.

Synonyms

  • draw

Antonyms

  • free
  • uncover

Etymology

  • schets (Dutch)
  • schizzo (Italian)

4. sketch

noun. ['ˈskɛtʃ'] short descriptive summary (of events).

Synonyms

  • summary
  • survey
  • sum-up

Antonyms

  • stupidity
  • uncreativeness
  • discharge
  • demobilization

Etymology

  • schets (Dutch)
  • schizzo (Italian)

5. sketch

verb. ['ˈskɛtʃ'] describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of.

Synonyms

  • block out
  • depict
  • outline
  • describe
  • adumbrate

Antonyms

  • obviate
  • exhale
  • stay in place
  • open

Etymology

  • schets (Dutch)
  • schizzo (Italian)

6. sketch

noun. ['ˈskɛtʃ'] a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine.

Synonyms

  • witticism
  • humor
  • strip
  • humour
  • wittiness
  • cartoon strip
  • wit
  • cartoon
  • publication
  • funnies

Antonyms

  • push
  • repel
  • abduct
  • glycerolize

Etymology

  • schets (Dutch)
  • schizzo (Italian)
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