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Translation of "sketch" - English-German dictionary

sketch

noun /sketʃ/
a rough plan, drawing or painting die Skizze He made several sketches before starting the portrait.
a short (written or spoken) account without many details die Skizze The book began with a sketch of the author’s life.
a short play, dramatic scene etc der Sketch a comedy sketch.
sketchy adjective
incompletely done or carried out flüchtig a sketchy search.
slight or incomplete oberflächlich a sketchy knowledge of French.
sketchily adverb
skizzenhaft
sketchiness noun
die Skizzenhaftigkeit
sketchbook noun
a book for drawing sketches in. der Skizzenblock
(Definition of sketch from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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