thumbnail sketch

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of thumbnail sketch

: a short description
  • a thumbnail sketch of a movie plot

Word by Word Definitions

thumbnail play
  1. : the nail of the thumb

  2. : a miniature computer graphic sometimes hyperlinked to a full-size version

  1. : concise, brief

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

  2. : a tentative draft (as for a literary work)

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

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

  2. : to draw or paint a sketch


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