Meaning of “scribble” in the English Dictionary

"scribble" in British English

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scribbleverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈskrɪb.əl/ us /ˈskrɪb.əl/

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 /ˈskrɪb.əl/ us /ˈskrɪb.əl/

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

"scribble" in American English

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scribbleverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈskrɪb·əl/

to write or draw something quickly or without thought, or to make meaningless marks:

[ T ] I scribbled a few words to her on a postcard.
scribble
noun [ C/U ] us /ˈskrɪb·əl/

[ U ] His scribble is completely illegible.

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