Share this entry

etching
American English: /ˈɛtʃɪŋ/
British English: /ˈɛtʃɪŋ/

Translation of etching in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable (process)
    Example sentences
    • Since then, she has worked in a number of other media besides oil painting, including etching, lithography, watercolor, pastel, sculpture and tapestry.
    • An inventive graphic artist, he has worked in various printmaking techniques, including etching, screenprinting, and woodcut.
    • Gross, a master of etching in charge of graphics at the Slade School of Art, later helped Daphne Reynolds to develop mezzotints, the deep, velvety blacks created with home-made ink.

Definition of etching in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:

    Related Words