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scribble

verb

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1 to write or draw hastily or carelessly
  • she scribbled a quick note on the pad by the door before leaving

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2 to compose and set down on paper the words of
  • he scribbled a quick note to his wife and taped it to the front door

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scribble

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The first known use of scribble was in the 15th century

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“Scribble.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scribble. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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