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Related to analphabet: illiterate


(ænˈælfəbɛt) or


formal an illiterate person unfamiliar with the letters of the alphabet


(ænˈæl fəˌbɛt, -bɪt)

a person who cannot read or write; illiterate.
an•al`pha•bet′ic (-ˈbɛt ɪk) adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.analphabet - an illiterate person who does not know the alphabet
illiterate, illiterate person, nonreader - a person unable to read


n. analfabeto-a.
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