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sketch·book

 (skĕch′bo͝ok′)
n.
1. A pad of paper used for sketching. Also called sketchpad.
2. A book of literary sketches.

sketchbook

(ˈskɛtʃˌbʊk)
n
1. (Art Terms) a book of plain paper containing sketches or for making sketches in
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a book of literary sketches

sketch′book`

or sketch′ book`,



n.
1. a book or pad of drawing paper for sketches.
2. a book of literary sketches.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sketchbook - a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawnsketchbook - a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
book, volume - physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
Translations

sketchbook

[ˈsketʃbʊk] Nbloc m de dibujos

sketchbook

sketch-book [ˈskɛtʃbʊk] ncarnet m à dessin

sketchbook

[ˈskɛtʃˌbʊk] sketchpad [ˈskɛtʃˌpæd] nalbum m inv or blocco per schizzi
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While I walked through the two rooms, teenagers with special educational needs were guided by a teacher, before sitting on benches to spread sketch pads over their knees.
Minister Roopun stated that only households eligible under the Social Register of Mauritius will benefit from this assistance which makes provision for the following school materials: school bags, pencil cases, exercise books, rulers, sketch pads, uniforms, socks and shoes.
Not surprising for an artist, that mostly meant loading up a backpack full of watercolor tubes and sketch pads and showing up at the airport.
I have a soft spot for all things Hello Kitty, and the notebooks are my sketch pads," the New York Post quoted her as telling Departures magazine.
John Pollock, now 88, is a great enthusiast when it comes to his many years in the air force - his small bedroom indicates that fact with all numerous photo albums and sketch pads with all kinds of information and RAF memorabilia, to be honest a real find for fellow enthusiasts.
Even with the advent of CAD systems in the past few decades, a minimum of two field technicians wielding measuring tapes and sketch pads remained the best approach.
Take digital cameras, mobile phones or sketch pads and experience the built environment of Chester.
She danced with Pennsylvania Ballet for 11 years, yet says she never lost sight of her interest in art, taking sketch pads with her on tour and honing her drawing skills at art museums.
All get sketch pads, colored chalk and puzzle books now, Hayhurst said.
Some of the cartoonists were given sketch pads to draw caricatures as a cameraman captured the artists at work and projected the video on a screen for the audience to view.