HyperDic: sketchy

English > 1 sense of the word sketchy:
ADJECTIVEallsketchy, unelaboratedgiving only major points
sketchy > pronunciation
Soundsskeh'chiy
Rhymesapache / Apache ... Versace: 33 rhymes with chiy...
English > sketchy: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningGiving only major points; lacking completeness.
Examples
  • "a sketchy account"
  • "details of the plan remain sketchy"
Synonymunelaborated
Broaderincomplete, uncompletenot complete or total
Spanishimpreciso, incompleto, vago
Nounssketchshort / short descriptive summary (of events)
sketchinessincompleteness of details
Adverbssketchilyin a sketchy incomplete manner

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