Uneven vs Illiterate - What's the difference?

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Uneven is a related term of illiterate.


As adjectives the difference between uneven and illiterate

is that uneven is not even while illiterate is unable to read and write.

As a noun illiterate is

an illiterate person, one not able to read.

uneven

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not even
  • Not level or smooth
  • Not uniform
  • Varying in quality
  • Synonyms

    * rough

    Derived terms

    * unevenly * unevenness

    See also

    * irregular * unequal English adjectives ending in -en

    illiterate

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Unable to read and write.
  • Having less than an expected standard of familiarity with language and literature, or having little formal education.
  • Not conforming to prescribed standards of speech or writing.
  • Synonyms

    * ignorant * unlettered

    Antonyms

    * literate

    Derived terms

    * illiteracy * illiterately * illiterateness

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • an illiterate person, one not able to read.
  • References

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