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sketchy

sketch·y

sketchy

pronunciation:
ske chi
part of speech: adjective
inflections: sketchier, sketchiest
definition 1: giving only outlines or major points; like a sketch.
Here are some sketchy thoughts I've been working on for the report.
synonyms:
brief
antonyms:
detailed, thorough
similar words:
compact, concise
definition 2: slight, not complete, or not perfect.
Her sketchy understanding of the topic explains her terrible grade on the test.
synonyms:
crude, meager, rough
similar words:
imperfect, incomplete, insufficient, shallow, slight, uncertain
derivations: sketchily (adv.), sketchiness (n.)