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scribbler (n.)

"petty author; one who writes carelessly or badly," 1550s, agent noun from scribble (v.).

updated on March 01, 2022

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Definitions of scribbler from WordNet

scribbler (n.)
informal terms for journalists;
Synonyms: scribe / penman
scribbler (n.)
a writer whose handwriting is careless and hard to read;
Synonyms: scrawler
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