adjective, scrawl·i·er, scrawl·i·est.
Related formsscrawl·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for scrawly
Perhaps you remember my scrawly writing, with long tails to the letters?A Houseful of Girls|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
She looked at her friend curiously, as Molly glanced at the address written in a rather large, scrawly masculine hand.Molly Brown's Senior Days|Nell Speed
Penmanship does not tend to improve, and some of the scrawly MSS.How to Write a Novel|Anonymous
It was a dirty, scrawly note, but full of hope to the two who read it.Little Jeanne of France|Madeline Brandeis
How she hated that large, scrawly writing for all the thoughts and fears it had given her these past months!Beyond|John Galsworthy