griffonage

Illegible or sloppy hand writing

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • griffonage — noun Careless handwriting; A crude or illegible scrawl …   Wiktionary

  • griffonage — grif·fo·nage …   English syllables

  • griffonage — |grifə|näzh noun ( s) Etymology: French, from Middle French grifouner to scribble (from griffon stylus, from griffe claw) + age more at griffe …   Useful english dictionary

  • грифонаж — а, м. griffonage m. каракули, маранье. 1. Ряд беглых набросков, как правило, импровизационного характера. Существуют Г. с различной степенью законченности отдельных изображений. Поп. худ. энц. Существуют грифонажи с различной степенью… …   Исторический словарь галлицизмов русского языка

  • Ruth Handler — Ruth Mosko Handler Naissance 4 novembre 1916  États Unis Décès 27 avril 2002 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Griffoniren — Griffoniren, frz. deutsch, schmieren; Griffonage (–ahsch), Geschmier …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • handwriting — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. calligraphy, penmanship. See writing. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. penmanship, hand, writing, script, longhand, chirography, scrawl, scribble, manuscript, style of penmanship, autography, holographic… …   English dictionary for students

  • illegible — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. unreadable, ill written, scrawled; jumbled, pied. See unintelligibility.Ant., legible. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. unreadable, indecipherable, unintelligible, faint, obscured, difficult to read,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Writing — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Writing >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 writing writing &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 chirography chirography stelography cerography Sgm: N 1 penmanship penmanship craftmanship Sgm: N 1 quill driving quill driving …   English dictionary for students

  • handwriting — [n] the way a person writes autography, calligraphy, chicken scratch*, chirography, ductus, griffonage, hand, hieroglyphics, longhand, manuscript, manuscription, mark, pencraft, penscript, scratching*, scrawl, scribble, script, scription,… …   New thesaurus

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