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enlightening

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of enlightening

  1. providing useful information or knowledge an enlightening pamphlet about the major changes that consumers can expect from their cable and Internet service providers Synonyms of enlightening educational, educative, informative, illuminating, informational, informatory, instructional, instructiveWords Related to enlightening comprehensive, copious, detailed, full; communicatory, edifying, elucidative, explanatory; chatty, gossipy, newsy; availing, beneficial, constructive, helpful, profitable; practical, serviceable, usable (also useable), useful, worthwhileNear Antonyms of enlightening impractical, unhelpful, unusable, uselessAntonyms of enlightening unenlightening, unilluminating, uninformative, uninstructive



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