Synonyms of 'illiteracy'
lack of education, ignorance, benightedness
The rise in illiteracy is one aspect of the crisis in education.
lack of education
In my ignorance, I had never heard of R and B music.
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Thesaurus for illiteracy from the Collins English Thesaurus
Illiteracy is the state of not knowing how to read or write.