unreadable

adjective un·read·able \ ˌən-ˈrē-də-bəl \

Definition of unreadable

:not readable: such as
a :not decipherable :illegible
  • unreadable handwriting
b :impossible to read and understand :incomprehensible
  • … a flawed, unreadable, misleading bill that garnered support based on propaganda and clever—but false—talking points.
  • —Marilyn M. Singleton
c :impossible to interpret
  • The expression on her face was unreadable.
d :not enjoyable or interesting enough to engage the reader
  • an unreadable novel

First Known Use of unreadable

circa 1655

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