Complete Definition of "sketch"

English
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Image:The_pen_sketch_of_a_frog.jpg|thumb|right|A pen sketch (1) of a [[frog.]]

Etymology
From D. term|schets|langnl, from It. term|schizzo|langit, from L. term|schedium|langla, from AGr. term|scpolytonic|σχέδιος|trschedios||made suddenly, off-hand, from term|scpolytonic|σχεδιάζω|tr=schediazo||to do a thing off-hand.

Pronunciation
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Verb
en-verb|sketch|es

  1. defn|English
  2. To create a sketch.

Translations
trans-top|to create a sketch
Czech: načrtnout
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Noun
en-noun|es

  1. A quick drawing, often spontaneously produced.
  2. A short dramatic production.
  3. (slang used in Ireland) keeping sketch is to keep a lookout

Related terms
sketchbook
sketchy

Translations
trans-top|quick drawing
Croatian: t|hr|skica|f
Czech: t-|cs|náčrt|m
Finnish: luonnos, skitsi
Greek: σκαρίφημα (skarifema) n, σκίτσο (skitso) n, προσχέδιο (proskhedio) n
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Serbian: nacrt, skica
Spanish: esbozo m, bosquejo m
Tamil: வரைப்பேனா, varaippEnaa
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trans-top|short dramatic production
Croatian: t-|hr|skeč|m
Finnish: sketsi
Greek: (θεατρικό) σκετς ((theatriko) skets), νούμερο (numero) n
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