unedifying

unedifying
adj. not edifying, esp. uninstructive or degrading.
Derivatives:
unedifyingly adv.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • unedifying — UK [ʌnˈedɪˌfaɪɪŋ] / US adjective unpleasant and without any useful or positive features The unedifying saga of their divorce was played out in the newspapers …   English dictionary

  • unedifying — adj. * * * …   Universalium

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  • unedifying — un·edifying …   English syllables

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