An Irregular, possibly illegible handwriting. (noun)
A hastily, or carelessly written note etc. (noun)
To write something hastily or illegibly. (verb)
To write in an irregular or illegible manner. (verb)
Examples of word scrawl
For anyone who has been unlucky enough to befall the horrors of my handwriting, firstly I say Iâ€™m sorry â€“ but secondly â€“ if I did that, I would have no idea what I have just written â€“ much less the scrawl from a day ago. thank goodness for spellchecker as my typing is just as bad â€“ but at least the letters are uniformly shaped.
This series of paintings takes as its title a scrawl of graffiti on a rock-cut along the Trans Canada Highway near Sudbury.
I recall the scrawl that ran just below the "McDonald's": "10,000 hamburgers served."
There was no other copy in existence except the original scrawl, which is now lying up stairs in an old trunk full of papers.
We passed through bustling Hispanic neighborhoods filled with colorful bodegas and the smells of hot frying food, and through quieter areas where the signs were in Asian scrawl.