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Sketch vs. Skit

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  • Sketch (verb)

    To make a brief, basic drawing.

    "I usually sketch with a pen rather than a pencil."

  • Sketch (verb)

    To describe briefly and with very few details.

    "He sketched the accident, sticking to the facts as they had happened."

  • Sketch (noun)

    A rapidly executed freehand drawing that is not intended as a finished work, often consisting of a multitude of overlapping lines.

  • Sketch (noun)

    A rough design, plan, or draft, as a rough draft of a book.

  • Sketch (noun)

    A brief description of a person or account of an incident; a general presentation or outline.

  • Sketch (noun)

    A brief, light, or unfinished dramatic, musical, or literary work or idea; especially a short, often humorous or satirical scene or play, frequently as part of a revue or variety show, a skit

  • Sketch (noun)

    a brief musical composition or theme, especially for the piano

  • Sketch (noun)

    An amusing person.

  • Sketch (noun)

    A lookout; vigilant watch for something.

    "to keep sketch"

  • Sketch (noun)

    A humorous newspaper article summarizing political events, making heavy use of metaphor, paraphrase and caricature.

  • Sketch (noun)

    A category together with a set of limit cones and a set of colimit cones.

  • Sketch (adjective)

    Sketchy, shady, questionable.

  • Skit (noun)

    A short comic performance.

  • Skit (noun)

    A jeer or sally; a brief satire.

  • Skit (noun)

    A wanton girl; a wench.

  • Skit (verb)

    To make fun of.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Sketch (noun)

    An outline or general delineation of anything; a first rough or incomplete draught or plan of any design; especially, in the fine arts, such a representation of an object or scene as serves the artist's purpose by recording its chief features; also, a preliminary study for an original work.

  • Sketch

    To draw the outline or chief features of; to make a rought of.

  • Sketch

    To plan or describe by giving the principal points or ideas of.

  • Sketch (verb)

    To make sketches, as of landscapes.

  • Skit

    To cast reflections on; to asperse.

  • Skit (noun)

    A reflection; a jeer or gibe; a sally; a brief satire; a squib.

  • Skit (noun)

    A wanton girl; a light wench.

  • Skit (noun)

    A short theatrical presentation, often comical or satirical. Comical skits are sometimes presented by amateur or ad hoc groups at parties, dinners, or other social gatherings.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Sketch (noun)

    preliminary drawing for later elaboration;

    "he made several studies before starting to paint"

  • Sketch (noun)

    a brief literary description

  • Sketch (noun)

    short descriptive summary (of events)

  • Sketch (noun)

    a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine

  • Sketch (verb)

    make a sketch of;

    "sketch the building"

  • Sketch (verb)

    describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of;

    "sketch the outline of the book"

    "outline his ideas"

  • Skit (noun)

    a short theatrical episode

Princeton's WordNet

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