Translation of "sketch" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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sketchnoun [ C ]

uk /sketʃ/ us /sketʃ/

sketch noun [ C ] (SIMPLE SHAPE/FORM)

C1 a simple, quickly-made drawing that does not have many details

草圖,速寫;素描
My mother made a (pencil) sketch of my brother reading a book. 我母親畫了一張我弟弟在讀書的(鉛筆)素描。

C2 a short written or spoken story that does not have many details

短文;短劇

More examples

  • a freehand sketch
  • pencil sketches
  • The builder did a rough sketch of how the new stairs would look.
  • She did a quick sketch of her father reading the paper.
  • She's done some really good sketches.

sketch noun [ C ] (HUMOROUS PERFORMANCE)

C1 a short, humorous part of a longer show on stage, television, or radio

幽默短劇,滑稽小品
I thought the sketch about celebrity chefs was really funny. 我覺得那部有關維多利亞女王的短劇非常有趣。

sketchverb [ I or T ]

uk /sketʃ/ us /sketʃ/

to make a sketch of something

(給…)畫素描;(爲…)畫草圖
The art students were told to sketch the landscape. 藝術專業的學生被告知要畫一張實地風景素描。
When I have some spare time, I like to sketch. 有空閒的時候,我喜歡畫素描。
The artist has sketched out a design for the new school. 這位藝術家已勾勒出了新學校的設計圖。

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “sketch” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)