Translation of sketch in Spanish:

sketch

Pronunciation: /sketʃ/

noun/nombre

  • 2 2.1 [Theater/Teatro] [Television/Televisión] sketch (masculine), apunte (masculine) 2.2 [Literat][ breve ensayo o composición literaria ]
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    • Stewart published brief biographical sketches of the earliest Scottish chartered accountants in the second half of the 19th century.
    • Serious readers will value the digressions spread among the condensed descriptions of famous events and brief biographical sketches.
    • Additionally, brief biographical sketches are scattered throughout the book to introduce the reader to the major players in the drama that unfolded at Mobile.
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    • I start with melodies, instrumentals, a rough sketch of what the song's going to be.
    • I have also met with the painters from both traditions and learnt how the murals evolve from an initial sketch to the creation of the painting that can be several storeys high.
    • After a little while, the two of us had a rough sketch for a song.
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    • Pinter's revue sketches have never been marginal doodles.
    • They'll be the tools in your arts course who try and make a sketch comedy revue.
    • The novelty competition is a lighthearted short drama or comedy sketch.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • hacer* bosquejos or bocetos

Phrasal verbs

sketch in

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
1.1 [Art/Arte] hacer* un bosquejo de, bosquejar 1.2 (in speech, writing) esbozar*, bosquejar; (add) agregar* un esbozo de

sketch out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
1.1 [Art/Arte] bosquejar 1.2 (in speech, writing) esbozar*, bosquejar

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