(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
adj. ignorant, untaught, untutored, illiterate. See ignorance.
(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. illiterate, unschooled, untaught; see ignorant 2 .
See Synonym Study at ignorant .
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.
unschooled, untrained, unenlightened, illiterate, ignorant, uncultured, unsophisticated, unrefined, stupid.
ANT.: educated, schooled, literate, enlightened, scholarly
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Without education or knowledge: ignorant, illiterate, nescient, uninstructed, unlearned, unschooled, untaught. See KNOWLEDGE.

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