instructive

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adjective in·struc·tive \in-ˈstrək-tiv\

Definition of instructive

  1. :  carrying a lesson :  enlightening

instructively

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instructiveness

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Examples of instructive in a sentence

  1. an interesting and instructive lesson

  2. an instructive demonstration of the proper way to pack a suitcase so your clothes don't arrive in a mess

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First Known Use of instructive

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INSTRUCTIVE Defined for English Language Learners

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adjective in·struc·tive \in-ˈstrək-tiv\

Definition of instructive for English Language Learners

  • : providing knowledge or information : helping to instruct someone


INSTRUCTIVE Defined for Kids

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adjective in·struc·tive \in-ˈstrək-tiv\

Definition of instructive for Students

  1. :  helping to give knowledge or information an instructive book



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