sketch in

Definition of sketch in

  1. :  to add (something, such as details) to a drawing, description, etc. She looked over her picture and then sketched a few more clouds in. The author decided to sketch in some minor characters.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a rough drawing representing the chief features of an object or scene and often made as a preliminary study

    :  a tentative draft (as for a literary work)

    :  a brief description (as of a person) or outline

  1. :  to make a sketch, rough draft, or outline of

    :  to draw or paint a sketch

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a brief usually trivial fact

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