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instructive

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of instructive

  1. providing useful information or knowledge <an instructive demonstration of the proper way to pack a suitcase so your clothes don't arrive in a mess> Synonyms educational, educative, enlightening, illuminating, informational, informatory, instructional, informativeRelated Words comprehensive, copious, detailed, full; communicatory, edifying, elucidative, explanatory; chatty, gossipy, newsy; availing, beneficial, constructive, helpful, profitable; practical, serviceable, usable (also useable), useful, worthwhileNear Antonyms impractical, unhelpful, unusable, uselessAntonyms unenlightening, unilluminating, uninformative, uninstructive





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