Illegible Il*leg"i*ble, a. Incapable of being read; not legible; as, illegible handwriting; an illegible inscription. -- {Il*leg"i*ble*ness}, n. -- {Il*leg"i*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • illegibleness — See illegibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • illegibleness — illegibilˈity or illegˈibleness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑illegible …   Useful english dictionary

  • illegible — illegibility, illegibleness, n. illegibly, adv. /i lej euh beuhl/, adj. not legible; impossible or hard to read or decipher because of poor handwriting, faded print, etc.: This letter is completely illegible. [1605 15; IL 2 + LEGIBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • illegible — /ɪˈlɛdʒəbəl / (say i lejuhbuhl) adjective not legible; impossible or hard to read or decipher: this letter is completely illegible. –illegibility /ɪˌlɛdʒəˈbɪləti/ (say i.lejuh biluhtee), illegibleness, noun –illegibly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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