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1. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] designed for or capable of a particular function or use.

Synonyms

  • use
  • structural
  • purpose
  • utilitarian
  • useful
  • serviceable
  • function

Antonyms

  • unserviceable
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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2. illiterate

adjective. ['ˌɪˈlɪtɝət'] uneducated in the fundamentals of a given art or branch of learning; lacking knowledge of a specific field.

Synonyms

  • uneducated

Antonyms

  • civilized
  • informed

3. illiterate

adjective. ['ˌɪˈlɪtɝət'] not able to read or write.

Synonyms

  • uneducated
  • unlettered
  • functionally illiterate
  • literacy
  • analphabetic
  • semiliterate

Antonyms

  • literate
  • illiteracy
  • numerate
  • enlightened

4. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] designed for or adapted to a function or use.

Antonyms

  • destructive

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] fit or ready for use or service.

Synonyms

  • operational
  • operable
  • useable
  • serviceable

Antonyms

  • irresoluteness
  • useless
  • unhelpful
  • inexpedient

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. illiterate

noun. ['ˌɪˈlɪtɝət'] a person unable to read.

Synonyms

  • illiterate person
  • nonreader
  • analphabet
  • analphabetic
  • know nothing
  • functional illiterate
  • uneducated person

Antonyms

  • well-educated
  • intellectual
  • self-educated
  • lettered

7. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing.

Synonyms

  • functioning
  • running
  • operative

Antonyms

  • conserve
  • abstain
  • supply
  • refrain

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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