(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
adj. illiterate, unlettered, uneducated. See ignorance.
(Roget's IV) modif.
1. [Ignorant]
Syn. uneducated, unlearned, unread; see ignorant 2 , inexperienced .
2. [Natural]
Syn. artless, instinctive, simple; see spontaneous .
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Without education or knowledge: ignorant, illiterate, nescient, uneducated, uninstructed, unlearned, unschooled. See KNOWLEDGE.

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