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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A plain, white-coated drawing surface, covered with india ink, which, when dry, is scraped witht a knife to produce a snow-white line; brilliant, contrasty black-and-white drawings can thus be made.

Usage examples (38)
  • It seems Miller doesn't know whether he wants to direct movies, write comic books or work in scratchboard.
  • I didn't know you could do this with scratchboard!
  • It definitely feels like a scratchboard composition.
  • Your scratchboard ice cream scoop is extremely effective! for more
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