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adjective as in scribbled

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Red letters scrawled underneath seem to be Ramone thinking aloud: “I wonder but I think so.”

Notes were scrawled on a large white board, and “The Internet Association” was written in chalk on a blackboard.

The messages that are scrawled in pen on benches are decidedly rated G.

But the liner notes, hand-scrawled by Paul, song by song, are something special.

I will never forget seeing the Wall for the first time and the “Free Palestine” graffiti scrawled on it, even on the Israeli side.

"Give me a word—the world aches without you," was all I scrawled, though I fully meant that she should come to me.

Obscene words were scrawled on the walls, and even on the pulpit itself.

"Nora" was scrawled in Kathie's handwriting on the outside of the note.

A sentence scrawled below the figure seems to be—er—explanation.

It was scrawled in the bold, ungrammared style which might have been expected.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to scrawled, such as: cramped, inscribed, and scratched.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.