illegible

Part of speech: adverb

ILLEGIBLY.

Part of speech: adjective

Not legible; obscure.

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Usage examples "illegible":

  1. Woellner perused the epistle with a slightly tremulous voice, stopping now and then, at an illegible word, which his master quickly supplied to him, finishing the sentence as correctly as if he held the writing in his hand. - "Old Fritz and the New Era", Louise Muhlbach.
  2. He got cheques- small ones- with illegible and impersonal signatures that told him nothing. - "One Day's Courtship The Heralds Of Fame", Robert Barr.
  3. The newspaper was illegible. - "The Roll-Call", Arnold Bennett.