unenlightening

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unenlightening

(ˌʌnɪnˈlaɪtənɪŋ)
adj
not enlightening; not clarifying
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Adj.1.unenlightening - failing to inform or clarify; "an unenlightening comment"
enlightening, illuminating, informative - tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance; "an enlightening glimpse of government in action"; "an illuminating lecture"
2.unenlightening - not edifying
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Cannon, most unenlighteningly, devotes less than a page to this entire Medi-Cal controversy.
When in Cosi Guglielmo sings his questioning aria "Donne mie, la fate a tanti,' he is meant literally and unenlighteningly to be asking why women behave as they do; in the context the aria also refers to the behavior of men, which Guglielmo's own actions do nothing to illuminate.