外形; 輪廓; 綱要; 框
外形 綱要 輪廓
1. (a) The line which marks the outer limits of an object or figure; the exterior line or edge; contour. (b) In art: A line drawn by pencil, pen, graver, or the like, by which the boundary of a figure is indicated. (c) A sketch composed of such lines; the delineation of a figure without shading.
Painters, by their outlines, colors, lights, and shadows, represent the same in their pictures. --Dryden.
2. Fig.: A sketch of any scheme; a preliminary or general indication of a plan, system, discourse, course of thought, etc.; as, the outline of a speech.
But that larger grief . . .
Is given in outline and no more. --Tennyson.
Syn: -- Sketch; draught; delineation. See Sketch.
Out·line, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Outlined p. pr. & vb. n. Outlining.]
1. To draw the outline of.
2. Fig.: To sketch out or indicate as by an outline; to create a general framework of (a plan, system, discourse, course of thought), for which the details need to be added; as, to outline an argument or a campaign.
n 1: the line that appears to bound an object [syn: lineation]
2: a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or
theory [syn: synopsis, abstract, precis]
3: a schematic or preliminary plan [syn: schema, scheme]
v 1: describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or
summary of; "sketch the outline of the book"; "outline
his ideas" [syn: sketch, adumbrate]
2: draw up an outline or sketch for something; "draft a speech"
3: trace the shape of [syn: delineate, limn]