sketchy Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adjective satellite giving only major points; lacking completeness
    • a sketchy account
    • details of the plan remain sketchy


Sketch"y adjective
  1. Containing only an outline or rough form; being in the manner of a sketch; incomplete.
    The execution is sketchy throughout; the head, in particular, is left in the rough. J. S. Harford.

Webster 1913