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Definition of illiterate:

  1. Unlearned; ignorant of letters, books, or science.

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This graph shows how "illiterate" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for illiterate:

  1. Jamie was illiterate, too, and she was well educated. "My Lady of the Chimney Corner" , Alexander Irvine.
  2. Even an illiterate man is interesting when he talks of his craft, and Martin Collingwood, however little natural development he had in social subtilties, was anything but illiterate or even ill informed. "The Locusts' Years" , Mary Helen Fee.
  3. Mrs. Dainopoulos was not prepared to accept this as conclusive evidence, though she knew these illiterate people had their own mysterious news agencies. "Command" , William McFee.

Quotes for illiterate:

  1. Educational legislation nowadays is largely in the hands of illiterate people, and the illiterate will take good care that their illiteracy is not made a reproach on them. - Katharine Fullerton Gerould
  2. No amount of charters, direct primaries, or short ballots will make a democracy out of an illiterate people. - Walter Lippmann
  3. The Romans had been able to post their laws on boards in public places, confidant that enough literate people existed to read them; far into the Middle Ages, even kings remained illiterate. - J. M. Roberts
  4. Privacy under what circumstance? Privacy at home under what circumstances? You have more privacy if everyone's illiterate, but you wouldn't really call that privacy. That's ignorance. - Bruce Sterling
  5. The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn. - Alvin Toffler

Rhymes for illiterate:

  1. literate.
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