Meaning of “legible” in the English Dictionary

"legible" in British English

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legibleadjective

uk /ˈledʒ.ə.bəl/ us /ˈledʒ.ə.bəl/

Legible writing or print can be read easily:

Her handwriting is barely legible.
Opposite
legibly
adverb uk /ˈledʒ.ə.bli/ us /ˈledʒ.ə.bli/

(Definition of “legible” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"legible" in American English

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legibleadjective

us /ˈledʒ·ə·bəl/

(of writing or print) able to be read easily:

The letter was faded and barely legible.
legibly
adverb us /ˈledʒ·ə·bli/

(Definition of “legible” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"legible" in Business English

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legibleadjective

uk /ˈledʒɪbl/ us

used to describe writing or text that you can read because the letters are clear, the text is printed well, etc.:

Her handwriting was barely legible.
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legibly
adverb

The names of the partners must be shown legibly on all business letters.

(Definition of “legible” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)