edified edified

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) instructed and encouraged in moral, intellectual, and spiritual improvement
  2. (v) make understand

Usage(s):

  1. That is for the viewer to do, and be horrified or edified.
  2. Alas, Britney happened, and the editors decided our readers would be far better edified by a morsel of information about fathers who win custody.
  3. It means that people will pay to be mindlessly entertained, not just soberly edified, by a women's film.
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ambivalent ambivalent
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