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scrawlverb [T]

uk   /skrɔːl/  us   /skrɑːl/
to write something quickly, without trying to make your writing tidy or easy to read: I scrawled a quick note to Judith and put it under her door. Someone had scrawled graffiti across the wall.

scrawlnoun [S]

uk   /skrɔːl/  us   /skrɑːl/
untidy writing that is difficult to read: I hope you can decipher my scrawl!
(Definition of scrawl from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scrawlverb [T]

 us   /skrɔl/
to write something in a fast, messy way: Someone had scrawled graffiti on the side of our garage.
scrawl
noun [C]  us   /skrɔl/
I had trouble reading the uneven scrawl of his signature.
(Definition of scrawl from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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