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analphabet

[ an-al-fuh-bet, -bit ]
/ ænˈæl fəˌbɛt, -bɪt /
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noun

a person who cannot read or write; illiterate.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of analphabet

First recorded in 1660–70; back formation from analphabetic
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