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1. 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

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Words that Rhyme with Functionally Illiterate

Example sentences of the word functionally-illiterate


1. Noun Phrase
However, when a medical error is detected, doctors discover their patients are functionally illiterate.

2. Noun Phrase
However, when a medical error is detected, doctors discover their patients are functionally illiterate.

2. illiterate

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • literate
  • illiteracy
  • numerate
  • enlightened

3. 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
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