I played Humphrey Bogart in a Casablanca sketch with my mother, and I played Flo Ziegfeld in a play.
Even though it was just a line in a sketch, were you like, “I am saying a line in a sketch on SNL?”
One can and should argue that playing a character like the one he invented is difficult, even in a five-minute sketch.
The sketch was really a vehicle for Cecily Strong's hysterical, over-the-top Venezuelan accent.
“When I was your age” toys like Etch A sketch and Magna Doodle worked on you.
I have light enough through this window to sketch by, now and again.
I arose from my chair and examined the sketch of the starving mountaineer.
I think that I could draw a sketch of the lady if you would favour me with a pencil.'
She tried to settle on a point of view for her sketch, the sketch he was to help her with.
In Fig. 121 is given the sketch of a plough plane with the names of the various parts lettered thereon.
"rough drawing intended to serve as the basis for a finished picture," 1660s, from Dutch schets or Low German skizze, both apparently 17c. artists' borrowings from Italian schizzo "sketch, drawing," which is commonly said to be from Latin *schedius (OED compares schedia "raft," schedium "an extemporaneous poem"), from or related to Greek skhedios "temporary, extemporaneous, done or made off-hand," related to skhema "form, shape, appearance" (see scheme (n.)). But according to Barnhart Italian schizzo is a special use of schizzo "a splash, squirt," from schizzare "to splash or squirt," of uncertain origin.
Extended sense of "brief account" is from 1660s; meaning "short play or performance, usually comic" is from 1789. Sketch-book recorded from 1820. German Skizze, French esquisse, Spanish esquicio are likewise from Italian schizzo.
1690s, "present the essential facts of," from sketch (n.). Meaning "draw, portray in outline and partial shading" is from 1725. Related: Sketched; sketcher; sketching.
A promiscuous woman; slut: That skeezer has no self-respect/ nice women, those who are neither sluts nor skeezers (women who use men for money), should take no offense (1980s+ Students fr black)