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  Words related to outline

Related / Similar Words: schema, scheme, synopsis, abstract, precis, lineation, sketch, adumbrate, delineate, limn, draft

 

Definition:
  • a schematic or preliminary plan;
  • a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory;
  • the line that appears to bound an object;
  • describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of; "sketch the outline of the book"; "outline his ideas";
  • trace the shape of;
  • draw up an outline or sketch for something; "draft a speech";

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    Hyponyms: brief, apercu, epitome, coastline, silhouette, skyline, block out, lipstick, contour

     

    Derivational Morphology: scheme, schematize, draft, precis, abstract, sketch, adumbrate, line, trace, draw, describe, delineate, limn, synopsis, survey, resume, vignette, lineation, delineation, depiction, limning, line drawing, portrayal, schema, draft copy, drafter, drafting

     

    Anagrams: elution

     

     
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