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Synonyms of illiterate in English:


  • 1 an illiterate peasant
    unable to read or write, unlettered
  • 2 too many voters are politically illiterate
    ignorant, unknowledgeable, unenlightened, uneducated, unschooled, untaught, untutored, untrained, uninstructed, uninformed, unread, unlearned
    informal clueless
    literary nescient
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