Definition of Drawing. Meaning of Drawing. Synonyms of Drawing

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Definition of Drawing

Drawing
Bow pen. See Bow-pen. Dotting pen, a pen for drawing dotted lines. Drawing, or Ruling, pen, a pen for ruling lines having a pair of blades between which the ink is contained. Fountain pen, Geometric pen. See under Fountain, and Geometric. Music pen, a pen having five points for drawing the five lines of the staff. Pen and ink, or pen-and-ink, executed or done with a pen and ink; as, a pen and ink sketch. Pen feather. A pin feather. [Obs.] Pen name. See under Name. Sea pen (Zo["o]l.), a pennatula. [Usually written sea-pen.]
Drawing
Drawing Draw"ing, n. 1. The act of pulling, or attracting. 2. The act or the art of representing any object by means of lines and shades; especially, such a representation when in one color, or in tints used not to represent the colors of natural objects, but for effect only, and produced with hard material such as pencil, chalk, etc.; delineation; also, the figure or representation drawn. 3. The process of stretching or spreading metals as by hammering, or, as in forming wire from rods or tubes and cups from sheet metal, by pulling them through dies. 4. (Textile Manuf.) The process of pulling out and elongating the sliver from the carding machine, by revolving rollers, to prepare it for spinning. 5. The distribution of prizes and blanks in a lottery. Note: Drawing is used adjectively or as the first part of compounds in the sense of pertaining to drawing, for drawing (in the sense of pulling, and of pictorial representation); as, drawing master or drawing-master, drawing knife or drawing-knife, drawing machine, drawing board, drawing paper, drawing pen, drawing pencil, etc. A drawing of tea, a small portion of tea for steeping. Drawing knife. See in the Vocabulary. Drawing paper (Fine Arts), a thick, sized paper for draughtsman and for water-color painting. Drawing slate, a soft, slaty substance used in crayon drawing; -- called also black chalk, or drawing chalk. Free-hand drawing, a style of drawing made without the use of guiding or measuring instruments, as distinguished from mechanical or geometrical drawing; also, a drawing thus executed.

Meaning of Drawing from wikipedia

- Drawing is a form of visual art in which an artist uses instruments to mark paper or other two-dimensional surface. Drawing instruments include graphite...
- typical guide to drawing and drawings: Drawingactivity of making marks on a surface so as to create some images, form or shape. A drawingproduct of...
- Technical drawing, drafting or drawing, is the act and discipline of composing drawings that visually communicate how something functions or is constructed...
- A drawing room is a room in a castle where visitors may be entertained, and a historical term for what would now usually be called a living room, although...
- Google Drawings is a diagramming software included as part of the free, web-based Google Docs Editors suite offered by Google. The service also includes...
- Graph drawing is an area of mathematics and computer science combining methods from geometric graph theory and information visualization to derive two-dimensional...
- Special drawing rights (SDRs) are supplementary foreign exchange reserve ****ets defined and maintained by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). SDRs...
- An engineering drawing is a type of technical drawing that is used to convey information about an object. A common use is to specify the geometry necessary...
- An architectural drawing or architect's drawing is a technical drawing of a building (or building project) that falls within the definition of architecture...
- A drawing board (also drawing table, drafting table or architect's table) is, in its antique form, a kind of multipurpose desk which can be used for any...