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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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scrawl

(verb) Write carelessly.

Synonyms: scribble

Usage: The note that my brother scrawled before his quick exit was unreadable.
JUSTIN Excellence
Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014 1:45:04 AM

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No deep drift bars my path towards my beginning love ... while it's not a quick journey but with their scrawling these thin, parched snowflakes have tried to bewitch my dizzy brain.









über laboratorium dauernd zur Naturtreue
walirlan
Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014 2:48:11 AM

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1: to write or draw awkwardly and irregularly : write hastily and carelessly : scribble

<scrawl a brief note>
<painfully scrawled his name>

2: to mark or write on with irregular or hasty characters

<papers … scrawled with hieroglyphics — George Borrow>

intransitive verb: to write awkwardly or carelessly

Origin of SCRAWL

origin unknown

First Known Use: 1612 (transitive sense 1)
monamagda
Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014 12:03:54 PM

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Uses of scrawl in Poetry

Simply take what the scrawl is worth--
Knowing I love you as sun the sod
On the ripening side of the great round earth
That swings in the smile of God.


"A Scrawl" by James Whitcomb Riley
nkelsey
Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014 6:13:15 PM
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The handwriting varies from fine script to an almost unreadable scrawl.
Vicki Holzknecht
Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014 10:09:13 PM

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Before you learn to write kids scrawl.
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