Examples from the Web for unlettered
In the novel, Newton takes up with a frumpy, unlettered Kentucky woman well into middle age.‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ Is a Classic Twice over—as a Movie and a Novel|Malcolm Jones|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They were not designed via the epiphany of an unlettered Russian sergeant at a workbench, as fables would have it.
St. Francis was unlettered, but his mind was poetic and imaginative, his nature gentle and humble.Tuscan Sculpture of the Fifteenth Century|Estelle M. Hurll
And mark you, this is no rude gathering of unlettered squires and rough men-at-arms.Cynthia's Chauffeur|Louis Tracy
The "afflictive birch, cursed by unlettered idle youth," has other uses than that which the quotation would seem likely to imply.Poachers and Poaching|John Watson
But it is unfortunately adduced to illustrate a position to which it can never apply, the vindication of an unlettered clergy.Coelebs In Search of a Wife|Hannah More
It was first announced, not to the great or wise, but to the poor and unlettered.Religious Studies, Sketches and Poems|Harriet Beecher Stowe