bad handwriting; poor penmanship.
Joyce Morrell’s Harvest Emily Sarah Holt
Thackeray Anthony Trollope
Notes and Queries, Number 185, May 14, 1853 Various
Claverhouse Mowbray Morris
bad handwriting Compare calligraphy
incorrect spelling Compare orthography
defectively produced speech; socially unacceptable diction. noun a bad choice of words; faulty speech
Also, cacomixle [kak-uh-mis-uh l, -mik-suh l] /ˈkæk əˌmɪs əl, -ˌmɪk səl/ (Show IPA). Also called bassarisk, ringtail, coon cat. a carnivorous animal, Bassariscus astutus, of Mexico and the southwestern U.S., related to the raccoon but smaller, with a sharper snout and longer tail. civet cat. Historical Examples Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2) Carl Lumholtz […]
a name, especially a taxonomic name, that is considered linguistically undesirable.