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"illegible" in British English

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illegibleadjective

uk   /ɪˈledʒ.ə.bəl/ us   /ɪˈledʒ.ə.bəl/
(of writing or print) impossible or almost impossible to read because of being very untidy or not clear: His writing is almost illegible.
illegibly
adverb uk   /ɪˈledʒ.ə.bli/ us   /ɪˈledʒ.ə.bli/
(Definition of illegible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"illegible" in American English

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illegibleadjective

us   /ɪˈledʒ·ə·bəl/
(of writing or print) impossible or difficult to read because it is unclear: illegible handwriting
(Definition of illegible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"illegible" in Business English

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illegibleadjective

uk   /ɪˈledʒəbl/ us  
used to describe writing or text that is impossible to read because the letters are not clear, the text is printed badly, etc.: Incomplete or illegible claim forms will be deemed invalid.
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“illegible” in British English

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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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