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Definition of "garbled" []

  • Difficult to understand because it has been distorted; scrambled (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of garble. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "garbled" in a sentence
  • "Any VoIP packet out of sequence results in garbled transmissions."
  • "It seems that Valvasor made the logical (but incorrect) assumption that Lintvern (which is a garbled form of the German word Lindwurm, meaning dragon) was so named because it was the source of olms (which were fancifully regarded as dragon larvae at the time)."
  • "So how does Hansbrough feel about having his name garbled so often."