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enlightening

adj.1.enlightening so as to encourage intellectual or moral improvement.
2.tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance; as, an enlightening glimpse of government in action.
Adj.1.enlightening - tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance; "an enlightening glimpse of government in action"
Antonyms:
unenlightening, uninformative, uninstructive - not tending to inform or clarify; "an unenlightening comment"
2.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"
Synonyms: edifying
3.enlightening - highly enlightening; making understandable or clarifying; "an illuminating lecture"; "illuminating pieces of information"
Synonyms: illuminating
advisory, allegorizing, annotative, autodidactic, brightening, broadening, clarifying, coeducational, communicative, critical, cultural, demonstrative, demythologizing, didactic, disabusing, disciplinary, disenchanting, disillusionary, disillusioning, disillusive, edifying, editorial, educating, educational, educative, elucidative, euhemeristic, exegetic, exemplificative, exhortatory, explaining, explanatory, explicative, explicatory, expositive, expository, glossarial, homiletic, hortatory, illuminant, illuminating, illuminative, illumining, illustrative, informational, informative, informing, initiatory, instructive, introductory, lecturing, lightening, lighting, monitory, preaching, preceptive, propaedeutic, rationalistic, rationalizing, scholiastic, self-teaching, teaching, tuitionary, undeceiving
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