scribble Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"scribble" in British English

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scribbleverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈskrɪb.l̩/
to write or ​draw something ​quickly or ​carelessly: The baby's just scribbled all over my new ​dictionary! [+ two objects] I'll just scribble Dad a ​note/scribble a ​note to Dad to say we're going out.

scribblenoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈskrɪb.l̩/
a ​carelesspiece of writing or ​drawing: What are all these scribbles doing on the ​wallpaper? I ​hope you can ​read my scribble!
(Definition of scribble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scribbleverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈskrɪb·əl/
to write or ​draw something ​quickly or without ​thought, or to make ​meaninglessmarks: [T] I scribbled a few words to her on a ​postcard.
scribble
noun [C/U]  us   /ˈskrɪb·əl/
[U] His scribble is ​completelyillegible.
(Definition of scribble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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