Illegible - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈledʒəbl|  American pronunciation of the word illegible
Brit.  |ɪˈlɛdʒɪb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word illegible

adjective

- (of handwriting, print, etc.) not legible

illegible handwriting

Examples

...illegible signatures on the petition will be disregarded...

His handwriting is totally illegible.

...doctors are famous for their illegible penmanship...

The note was written in his usual illegible scrawl.

Her signature is totally illegible (=cannot be read).

the doctor's writing was illegible

the dullness of the pencil made his writing illegible

...there are some illegible notes squiggled in the margins of the old book...

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