Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Drawing

Drawing

  1. of Draw
  2. The act of pulling, or attracting.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. The process of pulling out and elongating the sliver from the carding machine, by revolving rollers, to prepare it for spinning.
  6. The distribution of prizes and blanks in a lottery.

Drawing Quotations

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. - John W. Gardner
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.
John W. Gardner

Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
Salvador Dali

When I see a white piece of paper, I feel I've got to draw. And drawing, for me, is the beginning of everything.
Ellsworth Kelly

Drawing on my fine command of the English language, I said nothing. - Robert Benchley
Drawing on my fine command of the English language, I said nothing.
Robert Benchley

I prefer drawing to talking. Drawing is faster, and leaves less room for lies.
Le Corbusier
More "Drawing" Quotations

Drawing Translations

drawing in Dutch is werkje, tekening, schets
drawing in French is dessin, dessinant
drawing in German is Zeichnung, nachziehend, Zeichnung
drawing in Italian is disegno
drawing in Latin is tractus
drawing in Norwegian is tegning
drawing in Portuguese is desenho
drawing in Spanish is dibujo
drawing in Swedish is ritning, teckning
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote
Disable adblock instructions
I have disabled Adblock