cacography


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ca·cog·ra·phy

 (kə-kŏg′rə-fē)
n.
1. Bad handwriting.
2. Bad spelling.

cac′o·graph′ic (kăk′ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.

cacography

(kæˈkɒɡrəfɪ)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) bad handwriting. Compare calligraphy
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) incorrect spelling. Compare orthography
caˈcographer n
cacographic, ˌcacoˈgraphical adj

ca•cog•ra•phy

(kəˈkɒg rə fi)

n.
1. bad handwriting.
2. poor spelling.
[1570–80]
ca•cog′ra•pher, n.
cac•o•graph•ic (ˌkæk əˈgræf ɪk) cac`o•graph′i•cal, adj.

cacography

- Bad handwriting or poor spelling.
See also related terms for poor.

cacography

1. bad handwriting. Cf. calligraphy.
2. the possession of poor spelling skills. See also orthography. — cacographer, n.cacographic, cacographical, adj.
See also: Writing
the practice or defect of incorrect spelling. — cacographer, n. — cacographic, cacographical, adj.
See also: Spelling
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cacography - poor handwritingcacography - poor handwriting      
handwriting, script, hand - something written by hand; "she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
chicken scratch - cramped or illegible handwriting
squiggle - an illegible scrawl; "his signature was just a squiggle but only he could make that squiggle"