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Noun sketch has 4 senses
  1. sketch, study - preliminary drawing for later elaboration; "he made several studies before starting to paint"
    --1 is a kind of drawing
    --1 has particulars: design; draft, rough drawing; vignette
    Derived form: verb sketch1
  2. sketch, vignette - a brief literary description
    --2 is a kind of description
    Derived form: verb sketch2
  3. sketch, survey, resume - short descriptive summary (of events)
    --3 is a kind of summary
    Derived form: verb sketch2
  4. cartoon, sketch - a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine
    --4 is a kind of wit, humor, humour, witticism, wittiness
    --4 is a part of publication
    --4 has particulars: comic strip, cartoon strip, strip
Verb sketch has 2 senses
  1. sketch, chalk out - make a sketch of; "sketch the building"
    --1 is one way to draw
    Derived forms: noun sketch1, noun sketcher1, noun sketcher2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. sketch, outline, adumbrate - describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of; "sketch the outline of the book"; "outline his ideas"
    --2 is one way to describe, depict, draw
    Derived forms: noun sketch3, noun sketch2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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