Profile and Sketch


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Profile noun – An outline of something (especially a human face as seen from one side).
Sketch is a synonym for profile in description topic. In some cases you can use "Sketch" instead the word "Profile" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like describe, general outlook, biography, drawing of outline.
Nearby Words: profiled, profiling, profiler
Synonyms for Profile


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Sketch noun – A picture using lines to represent the chief features of an object or scene.
Profile is a synonym for sketch in description topic. You can use "Profile" instead the word "Sketch" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as general outlook.
Nearby Words: sketchy, sketched, sketching
Synonyms for Sketch

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old old profile old sketch
full full profile full sketch
detailed detailed profile detailed sketch
similar similar profile similar sketch
Other adjectives: brief, short, original, initial, accurate, small, entire, large, quick, famous, new, official, different, extended.

Both words in one sentence

  • Facial Composite Failure Sket Dance has a chapter in which Bossun tried to sketch a profile of something with "a protruding head, an antennae, a face like a bat's and has spotted butterfly-like features".
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Sketch or Profile. 2016. Accessed November 25, 2020.

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