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unlettered

[ uhn-let-erd ]
/ ʌnˈlɛt ərd /
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adjective
not educated; uneducated; untutored; ignorant.
not literate; illiterate.
not marked with letters, as a tombstone.
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Origin of unlettered

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at un-1, lettered

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1. See ignorant.
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British Dictionary definitions for unlettered

unlettered
/ (ʌnˈlɛtəd) /

adjective
uneducated; illiterate
not marked with lettersan unlettered tombstone
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