One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was no illiterate peasant’
unable to read or write, unlettered, analphabetic, functionally illiterate
2‘a politically illiterate youth’
ignorant, unknowledgeable, uneducated, untaught, unschooled, untutored, untrained, uninstructed, uninformed, unlearned, unread, unenlightened, benighted, backward
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