edifying

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adjective ed·i·fy·ing \ˈe-də-ˌfī-iŋ\

Definition of edifying

  1. :  instructive or informative in a way that improves the mind or character <an edifying discussion> <Much of Mr. Kernan's scholarship is impressive, and many of this thoughts on the history of language and literature are quite edifying. — Joe Queenan>

edifyingly

adverb

1526

First Known Use of edifying

1526



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