Synonyms of sketch in English:



  • 1 a sketch of the proposed design
    (preliminary) drawing, outline;
    diagram, design, plan
    informal rough
  • 2 she gave a rough sketch of what had happened
    outline, brief description, rundown, main points, thumbnail sketch, (bare) bones;
  • 3 a biographical sketch
    description, portrait, profile, portrayal, depiction
  • 4 a hilarious sketch
    skit, scene, piece, act, item, routine
  • verb

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  • 1 he sketched the garden
    draw, make a drawing of, draw a picture of, pencil, rough out, outline
  • 2 the company sketched out its plans
    describe, outline, give a brief idea of, rough out;
    summarize, précis
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