sketchbook

or sketch book

[ skech-boo k ]
/ ˈskɛtʃˌbʊk /
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noun

Also sketchpad. a book or pad of drawing paper for sketches.
a book of literary sketches.

Nearby words

  1. sket,
  2. sketch,
  3. sketch book, the,
  4. sketch map,
  5. sketchable,
  6. sketchpad,
  7. sketchy,
  8. skete,
  9. skeuomorph,
  10. skew

Origin of sketchbook

First recorded in 1810–20; sketch + book

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British Dictionary definitions for sketchbook

sketchbook

/ (ˈskɛtʃˌbʊk) /

noun

a book of plain paper containing sketches or for making sketches in
a book of literary sketches
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