illegible

[ih-lej-uh-buhl]
adjective
not legible; impossible or hard to read or decipher because of poor handwriting, faded print, etc.: This letter is completely illegible.

Origin:
1605–15; il-2 + legible

illegibility, illegibleness, noun
illegibly, adverb

illegible, illiterate, unreadable.
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illegible (ɪˈlɛdʒɪbəl)
 
adj
unable to be read or deciphered
 
illegi'bility
 
n
 
il'legibleness
 
n
 
il'legibly
 
adv

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Example sentences
For an illegible city is also a city without a history.
In the morning, he found the notes illegible, the insight vanished.
The first link is to this page, the second is totally illegible.
The text took on a slightly hazy quality and was almost illegible at smaller font sizes.
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