Definition of 'drawing'
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You just chip away at the drawing board. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It clearly beat sitting in the drawing room. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Lose heavily and it will be back to the old drawing board. The Sun (2016)Her drawing room had a meditation altar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The other is a formal drawing room with french doors that open on to a lawn that stretches out into a paddock. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He played three times, winning two and drawing one. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There's a large drawing room with a fireplace and upstairs the eight rooms are beautifully furnished. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the great bonus is that each classification has a line drawing of one of the prints, for colouring in. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He said he has gone'back to the drawing board '. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet last week a government inspector sent it back to the drawing board, amid victory cries from Rage. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has spent his time drawing pictures and playing cards with his family. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Try to keep the energy of your pencil drawing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The images are not only wonderfully engaging in terms of colour and drawing. The Sun (2012)Is he turning into one of his drawings? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Somebody get our pad and our lucky drawing pens. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These plans and drawings are supplemented with copious notes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The paintings and drawings here make a strong case for renewed regard. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Part of their effort is only on the drawing board. Preventing World War III - A Realistic Grand Strategy (1988)There were some pencil drawings on the bedroom walls. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Drawings and colours also can be expressive of our emotions. Working with Teenagers (1994)It will contain my pen drawings for the first time. The Sun (2013)Landscape painting presents many drawing problems which are similar to this. Improve Your Landscape PaintingIt was back to the drawing board. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)Could this really be a pencil drawing? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Discovery of one of his drawings led to a thrashing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He claimed not to give much thought to planning his drawings and he did not do preliminary sketches. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But after an injury he returned to the Spanish capital to study drawing and sculpture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She calms, takes the pen lid off and colours in her drawing. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Construction companies and architects can download plans, drawings and pictures at high speed using a broadband connection. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Paintings, sculptures and drawings from two greats whose images were shown together only a handful of times during their careers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The mandolin player at lower left is the artist himself; in other drawings he is pictured looking miserable with a banjo. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)These include high moulded ceilings, wonderful fireplaces, polished floors and a very grand drawing room. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The first-floor drawing room is a tranquil space, devoid of the clutter of modern life. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Her work includes sculpture, drawing and installation, all underpinned by an ongoing fascination with language and text. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'drawing'
British English: drawing /ˈdrɔːɪŋ/ NOUN
A drawing is a picture or plan made by means of lines on a surface, especially one made with a pencil or pen without the use of colour.
She did a drawing of me.
- American English: drawing
- Arabic: رَسْم
- Brazilian Portuguese: desenho
- Chinese: 图画
- Croatian: crtež
- Czech: kresba
- Danish: tegning
- Dutch: tekening
- European Spanish: dibujo
- Finnish: piirros
- French: dessin
- German: Zeichnung
- Greek: σχέδιο ζωγραφιά
- Italian: disegno
- Japanese: 図
- Korean: 그림
- Norwegian: tegning
- Polish: rysunek
- European Portuguese: desenho
- Romanian: desen
- Russian: набросок
- Spanish: dibujo
- Swedish: teckning
- Thai: รูปวาด
- Turkish: çizim
- Ukrainian: малюнок
- Vietnamese: bản vẽ
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