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literacy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of literacy

  1. the understanding and information gained from being educated he impressed everyone with his general literacy as well as his natural intelligence Synonyms erudition, knowledge, learnedness, learning, education, scholarshipRelated Words culture, edification, enlightenment; reading; bookishness, pedantryNear Antonyms functional illiteracyAntonyms ignorance, illiteracy, illiterateness



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