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sketch

noun [C]  us   /sketʃ/

sketch noun [C] (DRAWING)

a simple, quickly made drawing: a pen and ink sketch

sketch noun [C] (HUMOROUS PERFORMANCE)

a short, humorous part of a stage, television, or radio show: She helped write a sketch for a comedy show.

sketch noun [C] (DESCRIPTION)

a short description that does not give many details: a biographical sketch

sketch

verb [I/T]  /sketʃ/
to quickly make a simple drawing: [I] I like to sketch.
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