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nonreader (plural nonreaders)
- One who does not read.
2007 February 24, Alan Riding, “Read It? No, but You Can Skim a Few Pages and Fake It”, in New York Times:
- “I am surprised because I hadn’t imagined how guilty nonreaders feel,” Mr. Bayard, 52, said in an interview.
- Probably less pejorative than illiterate, leaving open the question of ability to read.