from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A pad of paper used for sketching.
  • noun A book of literary sketches.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A book made with blank leaves of drawing-paper, adapted for use in sketching; hence, a printed book composed of literary sketches or outlines.
  • noun A book in which a musical composer jots down his ideas, and works out his preliminary studies.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A book of sketches or for sketches.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A book or pad with blank pages for sketching; a sketch pad.
  • noun A book of printed sketches.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn


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