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croquis

Line breaks: cro|quis
Pronunciation: /krəʊˈkiː
 
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Definition of croquis in English:

noun (plural same)

A rough draft; a sketch.
Example sentences
  • A sketchbook page that includes croquis of a Tanagra figure, swathed in draperies, suggests that the inspiration was in fact Hellenistic.
  • But first I needed to glue onto each box a nice croquis of the contents inside.
  • The gifts range from affectionate croquis to entire sketchbooks.

Origin

French.

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