literate
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literate
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (well-educated)
a. culto
Daniela's fiancé is a literate gentleman from Massachusetts.El prometido de Daniela es un caballero culto de Massachusetts.
2. (not illiterate)
a. alfabetizado
Household poverty increases when the head of household isn't literate.La pobreza del hogar aumenta cuando el jefe de familia no está alfabetizado.
b. que sabe leer y escribir
There are more people literate now than ever before in history.Hay más gente que sabe leer y escribir ahora que nunca antes en la historia.
3. (having knowledge in a specific area)
a. que tiene conocimientos
Most of the population is not politically literate.La mayor parte de la población no tiene conocimientos de política.
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literate
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (style)
a. culto(a)
to be literatesaber leer y escribir
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literate [ˈlɪtərɪt]
adjective
que sabe leer y escribir
highly literate culto; not very literate poco culto; que tiene poca cultura
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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