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Synonyms of illiteracy in English:


  • 1 the ineffective educational system meant that illiteracy was widespread
    illiterateness, inability to read or write
    [Antonyms] literacy
  • 2 his economic illiteracy
    ignorance, unawareness, inexperience, unenlightenment, benightedness, lack of knowledge, lack of education
    informal cluelessness
    literary nescience
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