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adjective as in painted

adjective as in traced

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In the early 1900s, fashion forgers often sketched designs they saw in Paris shows and sold reproductions in France and overseas.

He sketched it quickly, his hand trembling, giving the drawing an awkward, palsied look.

Hillary Clinton, presidential candidate in waiting and first among equals, sketched out the challenges.

The reason it says ‘Sketched with eyebrow pencil and lipstick by Ralph Steadman’ was that I used those very things.

With urgency, Mumford quickly sketched as many details as possible.

Now what should college give the young citizen, male or female, upon the foundation of schooling we have already sketched out?

And this college course I have sketched should, in the modern state, pass insensibly into adult mental activities.

He put up his brown hands and suddenly sketched Baroudi's curiously shaped eyebrows.

I sketched the man—in my desire to do a good turn to Aristide, perhaps in exaggerated colour.

The history of the Namaqualand Mission has been sketched in outline in our introductory chapter.


On this page you'll find 116 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sketched, such as: blocked-out, delineated, depicted, descriptive, diagrammatic, and drawn.

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