Definition of drawing in English:

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drawing

Pronunciation: /ˈdrɔː(r)ɪŋ/

noun

1A picture or diagram made with a pencil, pen, or crayon rather than paint: a series of charcoal drawings on white paper
More example sentences
  • There is a photographic quality to these drawings, both intended and critical.
  • Morris is a prolific poet, producing books full of verses illustrated with his drawings.
  • The drawings that once illustrated these stories have been scattered across the world.
Synonyms
sketch, picture, illustration, representation, portrayal, delineation, depiction, composition, study, diagram, outline, design, plan, artist's impression;
tracing
1.1 [mass noun] The art or activity of making drawings: she took lessons in drawing
More example sentences
  • They will capture as many images as possible using digital cameras and traditional techniques of painting and drawing, and will take part in a land art project using flotsam and driftwood.
  • Paul Lucas creates his surrealistic images using a combination of sculpture, photography, drawing and collage.
  • With a good mix of video and sound pieces, conceptualism and painting and drawing, it has been cleverly hung to create rhythmic variety and telling counterpoints.

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