Doodle vs. Sketch

Doodle vs. Sketch — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Doodle and Sketch

Doodleverb

To draw or sketch aimlessly, especially when preoccupied.

Sketchnoun

A hasty or undetailed drawing or painting often made as a preliminary study.

Doodleverb

To kill time; dawdle.

Sketchnoun

A brief general account or presentation; an outline.

Doodleverb

To draw (figures) while preoccupied.

Sketchnoun

A brief, light, or informal literary composition, such as an essay or a short story.

Doodlenoun

A figure or design drawn or written absent-mindedly.

Sketchnoun

(Music) A brief composition, especially for the piano.

Doodlenoun

(obsolete) A fool, a simpleton, a mindless person.

Sketchnoun

A short, often satirical scene or play in a revue or variety show; a skit.

Doodlenoun

A small mindless sketch, etc.

Sketchnoun

(Informal) An amusing person.

Doodlenoun

Penis.

Sketchverb

To make a sketch of; outline.

Doodleverb

(ambitransitive) To draw or scribble aimlessly.

The bored student doodled a submarine in his notebook.

Sketchverb

To make a sketch.

Doodleverb

(Scotland) To drone like a bagpipe.

Sketchverb

(ambitransitive) To make a brief, basic drawing.

I usually sketch with a pen rather than a pencil.

Doodlenoun

an aimless drawing

Sketchverb

(transitive) To describe briefly and with very few details.

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

Doodleverb

make a doodle; draw aimlessly

Sketchnoun

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

Sketchnoun

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

Sketchnoun

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

Sketchnoun

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

Sketchnoun

a brief musical composition or theme, especially for the piano

Sketchnoun

a brief, light, or informal literary composition, such as an essay or short story.

Sketchnoun

(informal) An amusing person.

Sketchnoun

A lookout; vigilant watch for something.

to keep sketch

Sketchnoun

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

Sketchnoun

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

Sketchadjective

Sketchy, shady, questionable.

Sketchnoun

preliminary drawing for later elaboration;

he made several studies before starting to paint

Sketchnoun

a brief literary description

Sketchnoun

short descriptive summary (of events)

Sketchnoun

a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine

Sketchverb

make a sketch of;

sketch the building

Sketchverb

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

sketch the outline of the bookoutline his ideas