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synonyms for scrawled

  • cramped
  • inscribed
  • scratched
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How to use scrawled in a sentence

"Give me a word—the world aches without you," was all I scrawled, though I fully meant that she should come to me.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Obscene words were scrawled on the walls, and even on the pulpit itself.
WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND
"Nora" was scrawled in Kathie's handwriting on the outside of the note.
WE TENLYDA FARRINGTON KRAUS
A sentence scrawled below the figure seems to be—er—explanation.
TWO MEN OF SANDY BARBRET HARTE
It was scrawled in the bold, ungrammared style which might have been expected.
THE GHOST BREAKERCHARLES GODDARD
Here in bygone days she had scrawled her name—here her title.
THE RECKONINGROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Not a word of the State recognition I was to receive, and the drawing of the hat returned with 'Not approved' scrawled across it.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, SEPTEMBER 2ND, 1914VARIOUS
At his appearance Carlos sprang to his feet and, saluting, handed over the note which Mateo had scrawled.
A MIDDY OF THE KINGHARRY COLLINGWOOD
Everett wrote and Ferdinand wrote, and Emily wrote,—short lines each of them,—a few words scrawled.
THE PRIME MINISTERANTHONY TROLLOPE
Close by the entrance stood a booth festooned with lamps and lanterns of every sort, with above it scrawled "Aladdin-Ibn-Said."
WAR IN THE GARDEN OF EDENKERMIT ROOSEVELT
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WORDS RELATED TO SCRAWLED

  • cacographic
  • crabbed
  • cramped
  • difficult to read
  • faint
  • hard to make out
  • hieroglyphic
  • indecipherable
  • indistinct
  • obscure
  • scrawled
  • unclear
  • undecipherable
  • unintelligible
  • cacographic
  • crabbed
  • difficult to read
  • hard to make out
  • incomprehensible
  • indecipherable
  • scrawled
  • unclear
  • undecipherable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.