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 visual art that uses an instrument to mark paper or another two-dimensional surface. The instrument might be pencils, crayons, pens with...
- Technical drawing, drafting or drawing, is the act and discipline of composing drawings that visually communicate how something functions or is constructed...
- 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...
- A drawing room is a room in a house where visitors may be entertained, and an alternative name for a living room. The name is derived from the 16th-century...
- 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...
- An architectural drawing or architect's drawing is a technical drawing of a building (or building project) that falls within the definition of architecture...
- Box Drawing is a Unicode block containing characters for compatibility with legacy graphics standards that contained characters for making bordered charts...
- 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...
- may see question marks, boxes, or other symbols. Box-drawing characters, also known as line-drawing characters, are a form of semigraphics widely used in...
- Gr**** σχέδιος – schedios, "done extempore") is a rapidly executed freehand drawing that is not usually intended as a finished work. A sketch may serve a number...