Translation of sketch in Spanish:

sketch

bosquejo, n.

Pronunciation: /skɛtʃ//skɛtʃ/

noun

  • 1

    • 1.1(drawing)

      bosquejo masculine
      esbozo masculine
      (for painting, sculpture etc) boceto masculine
      (for painting, sculpture etc) bosquejo masculine
      (for painting, sculpture etc) esbozo masculine
      to make a sketch of sth bosquejar / esbozar algo
      • The soundtrack is obviously a sketch from something.
      • They first draw a little sketch then transfer it to the big version by ruling a grid onto the sketch.
      • For the exhibition Freud has chosen about two hundred oil paintings and sketches, watercolors, and drawings.
      • All that remains of the paintings are the preparatory sketches and photographs of poor quality.
      • The writings, poetry, sketches and drawings of the artist complement selected images.
      • Most oil paintings and pencil sketches portrayed women, classical dancers and children in different perspectives.
      • After a little while, the two of us had a rough sketch for a song.
      • I have also met with the painters from both traditions and learnt how the murals evolve from an initial sketch to the creation of the painting that can be several storeys high.
      • Since time is not spent on drawing a preliminary sketch, this painting can be finished in one 45-minute class period.
      • Two separate exhibitions focus on the drawings and oil sketches of the Flemish master.
      • A painter's preparatory sketches and drawings are his work in progress on the way to the ultimate creation.
      • As a result, a well-trained artist does not need a life model or a preparatory sketch to represent a particular subject.
      • During his internment in different camps, the artist made about hundred sketches and paintings until his release in 1945.
      • The best part about my job is… I get to see a creation through from pencil sketch to becoming a 3D object that you can hold and is functional.
      • The drawings and watercolors on exhibit vary from preparatory sketches to finished drawings depicting views in Delft that are still recognizable today.
      • Her drawings ranged from postcard-sized sketches to works more than 20 feet wide.
      • Many of the images are the artist's own sketches and colored drawings.
      • He left drawings, paintings, easels, sketches and his paints to the nation.
      • Carson offers sketches of songs, hints at melodies and suggests musical themes, but nothing is forced onto the listener.
      • He did this partly because these paintings were intended as sketches for more finished pictures to be done later.
      • Roark wearily turned through sheaves of line drawings and pencil sketches spread on the table in front of them.
      • I start with melodies, instrumentals, a rough sketch of what the song's going to be.
      • The drawings comprise preparatory sketches and finished sheets.
      • During the day his father tried to make as many sketches and oil paintings as possible.
      • His studio was a montage of photographs, sketches and unfinished paintings.
      • In January 1939, both painting and preparatory sketches were shown at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, where 15,000 people came to see it in the first week.
      • He makes seemingly endless sketches and paintings of young pixies in bathing suits, skirts, and ninja outfits.

    • 1.2(outline)

      esbozo masculine
      bosquejo masculine
      esquema masculine
      • The remaining sections provide brief and inadequate sketches of selected topics, with references to the primary literature.
      • This article will provide a brief biographical sketch of Barnes's life and a discussion of his legacy as a Baptist and as a teacher and writer.
      • He wrote six different sketches embodying different philosophical stances before settling on her ecstatic acceptance of fiery reunion in death with Siegfried.
      • Well-crafted biographical sketches detail the accomplishments of every significant member of the cast and crew, twelve in all.
      • A brief biographical sketch of R.A. Bagnold is largely repeated in a more entertaining entry focused on his scientific contributions.
      • Serious readers will value the digressions spread among the condensed descriptions of famous events and brief biographical sketches.
      • Interspersed throughout are brief sketches of the lives and works of pioneers like Marconi, Edison, Ben Franklin, and Nicolai Tesla.
      • Additionally, brief biographical sketches are scattered throughout the book to introduce the reader to the major players in the drama that unfolded at Mobile.
      • Even relatively obscure players are accorded brief biographical sketches if there is sufficient information about them.
      • I was offering a brief biographical sketch of the life of Emmeline Pankhurst!
      • A brief biographical sketch of each author is also provided before each selection.
      • Stewart published brief biographical sketches of the earliest Scottish chartered accountants in the second half of the 19th century.
      • The authors provide a brief biographical sketch of Patillo and each subsequent pastor.
      • The Carillon has compiled a brief biographical sketch of each of the candidates.

  • 2

    • 2.1Television Theatre

      sketch masculine
      apunte masculine
      • The movie seems less like a bona-fide movie and more like a series of short comedy sketches connected by a tenuous thread of plot.
      • The various scenes are actually improvisational sketches, with the performers working from a brief plot outline and creating their dialogue on the fly.
      • Although the shows sometimes featured short sketches, this was not a comedy show as such.
      • The novelty competition is a lighthearted short drama or comedy sketch.
      • These ‘plays’ were short sketches about villagers' daily home and working lives.
      • In 2003, Comedy Central signed him to appear in his own weekly sketch comedy program.
      • Pinter's revue sketches have never been marginal doodles.
      • A lot of our first class of drama was based around short sketches with small groups of people.
      • The problem is that it is nothing more than an extended revue sketch.
      • We mainly performed one act plays and comedy sketches.
      • The Park Lane Players, performing arts students, will present a number of short plays and sketches around Kirkstall.
      • The film runs like a series of comedy sketches rather than as a comic whole.
      • The program often includes comedy sketches, political satire and performances by musicians.
      • The episodes are structured like suites of sketches, each short scene comprising a comedic set-up, a droll twist and, more often than not, a punch line.
      • With actors content to sleepwalk through disjointed sketches as scene after scene goes by, the film gets less and less entertaining.
      • It's a trashy, fast-moving comedy and music venture, with the half hour mostly filled by short sketches and occasional musical interludes provided by Snoop and friends.
      • This conversation, I mean this whole situation, is like a comedy sketch about white people.
      • When the actors aren't really inhabiting it and imagining, it can feel like a University revue sketch going on for hours.
      • The programme will include comedy sketches written by group members, physical theatre, contemporary, jazz and salsa dance.
      • They'll be the tools in your arts course who try and make a sketch comedy revue.

    • 2.2

      breve ensayo o composición literaria


transitive verb

  • 1

    (draw)
    (person/scene) hacer un bosquejo de
    (person/scene) bosquejar
  • 2

    (outline)
    (plot/situation/idea) esbozar
    (plot/idea/situation) bosquejar

intransitive verb

  • 1

    hacer bosquejos
    hacer bocetos