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Meaning & Definition of Illiterate in English

English

Illiterate

/ɪlɪtərət/

noun

1. A person unable to read

    synonym:
  • illiterate
  • ,
  • illiterate person
  • ,
  • nonreader

adjective

1. Not able to read or write

    synonym:
  • illiterate

2. Uneducated in the fundamentals of a given art or branch of learning

  • Lacking knowledge of a specific field
  • "She is ignorant of quantum mechanics"
  • "He is musically illiterate"
    synonym:
  • ignorant
  • ,
  • illiterate

3. Lacking culture, especially in language and literature

    synonym:
  • illiterate

Examples of using

The illiterate of the twenty-first century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.