Do you know the verb “to scrawl“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Max: What happened to your wall?

Ben: Someone scrawled graffiti on it. I’ve been trying to clean it all day.

Does it mean:

a) write neatly

b) write in an untidy way

c) write with a brush

d) write carefully

The answer is below!↓

multicolored abstract painting

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Answer: b) write in an untidy way