Meaning of aliterate

a•lit•er•ate

Pronunciation: (ā-lit'ur-it), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who is able to read but rarely chooses to do so: Schools are worried about producing aliterates who prefer television to books.
—adj.
  1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of aliterates.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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