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illegible

adjective il·leg·i·ble \(ˌ)i(l)-ˈle-jə-bəl\

: not clear enough to read : not legible

Full Definition of ILLEGIBLE

:  not legible :  indecipherable <illegible writing>
il·leg·i·bil·i·ty \-ˌle-jə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
il·leg·i·bly \-ˈle-jə-blē\ adverb
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Examples of ILLEGIBLE

  1. <illegible signatures on the petition will be disregarded>

First Known Use of ILLEGIBLE

1580
ILLEGIBLE Defined for Kids

illegible

adjective il·leg·i·ble \i-ˈle-jə-bəl\

Definition of ILLEGIBLE for Kids

:  impossible or very hard to read <His handwriting is illegible.>
il·leg·i·bly \-blē\ adverb

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