unedifying


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unedifying

(ʌnˈɛdɪˌfaɪɪŋ)
adj
not having the result of improving morality, intellect, etc
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Adj.1.unedifying - not edifying
edifying, enlightening - enlightening or uplifting so as to encourage intellectual or moral improvement; "the paintings in the church served an edifying purpose even for those who could not read"
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unedifying

[ˈʌnˈedɪfaɪɪŋ] ADJindecoroso, poco edificante

unedifying

adjunerbaulich; rather unedifyingnicht gerade erbaulich
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If you feel in any way surprised that I should know these petty and unedifying details, the reason is that I had them from a relative of mine who, later that evening, drove Mlle.
It was a part of my idea that the young lady had had a foreign lover (and an unedifying tragical rupture) before her meeting with Jeffrey Aspern.
It was an unedifying, depressing spectacle and on the key issue of Brexit the waffle from them was the absence of realistic plans behind their empty rhetoric.
We have two groups who feel historically repressed locked in an unedifying battle to have their identities respected.
Best Fifa awards Sky Football/Main/Mix/ Premier League, 8pm LONDON'S Royal Festival Hall plays host to the Best Fifa awards tonight when football's governing body pretends it is not a team sport and zooms in on the individuals for an evening of unedifying, egotistical backslapping, writes Mark Langdon.
The Equalizer 2 is a tolerable but unedifying experience.
They have a very cocky attitude to winning and an unedifying knack of rubbing the noses of the vanquished further in the mire.
But Len McCluskey, one of Mr Corbyn's most prominent supporters, said it was "outrageous" that grandees were "being dragged out to be part of this unedifying coup".
unedifying acle starts he answer just come And then the whole unedifying and agonising spectacle starts again.
An unedifying shouting match ended with Kelly's expulsion from the chamber.
The subjects for an unedifying week of highdecibel discussions were the usual rabble-rousing crowdpleasers guaranteed to incite filmic fury...
Yesterday, we even had the unedifying spectacle of Michelle O'Byrne lecturing the Government on budget savings.