Definition of sketch in
: 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
: 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
: to make a sketch, rough draft, or outline of
: to draw or paint a sketch
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