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sketching

verb
present participle of sketch

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1 to draw or make apparent the outline of
  • sketched the garden pavilion on a pad of paper so the homeowners would have a rough idea of how it was going to look

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“Sketching.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sketching. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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