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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Uneducated in general; Having little acquaintance with writing.

Usage examples (27)
  • Special tutorials to assist the unlettered sector of society
  • He said that nobody with Trace's education would EVER used an "unlettered" dialect.
  • Leonardo described himself as "unlettered" because he was unable to read Latin, the language used by other Renaissance intellectuals.
  • Their name, their years, spelt by th 'unlettered Muse, for more
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