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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In the manner of a person unable to read or write.

Usage examples (20)
  • Adjective : an illiterate group. ,He is musically illiterate
  • "A fine, if illiterately mixed, metaphor," the Gentleman sniffed.
  • I bet it would be more accurate to say that they illiterately finalized the deal this week.
  • The favored commenters will be silent; and the illiterate ones will rant, well, illiterately. for more
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