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Russian translation of “sketch”

sketch

noun [C]
 
 
/sketʃ/
PICTURE a picture that you draw quickly and with few details
набросок, эскиз
He did a quick sketch of the cat.Pictures
ACTING a short piece of acting about a funny situation
скетч, сценка
Spectacles and performances
DESCRIPTION a short description of something without many details
краткое описание
Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarisingDescribing and telling stories
(Definition of sketch noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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