Synonyms for outlining

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They might have been outlining the morning's work at his office.

The outlining and coloring of the figures is most interesting.

They did it in a sort of curve, almost as if they were outlining the top of a door.

"Would you object to outlining your platform to me," asked Earl.

The stitch is useful for single lines and for outlining solid work.

You fatten your pattern by outlining it with a colour which goes with it (Illustration 62, B).

She came back from her absorption to find Struve outlining what he meant to do.

This is the blocking out of the leaf, or outlining in the solid.

This is a useful tool for outlining a pattern or veining leaves.

The next stitch we will talk about is the outlining, (Figure 96).

WORD ORIGIN

1790, "to draw in outline," from outline (n.). Meaning "to describe in general terms" is from 1855. Related: Outlined; outlining.

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