• Definition for "edify"
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edify definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to teach specially in order to encourage intellectual, moral, or spiritual improvement.
    • to teach specially so as to motivate intellectual, moral, or religious enhancement.
  • verb:
    • to construct, build.
    • to teach or enhance morally or intellectually.
    • make understand
    • To build, construct.
    • to teach or improve morally or intellectually.
    • make comprehend
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To build; to construct.
    • to teach and improve, particularly in ethical and religious knowledge; to instruct.
    • to instruct or persuade.
    • to enhance.
    • to create; to make.
    • to teach and improve, particularly in moral and spiritual understanding; to instruct.
    • to show or persuade.
    • to boost.
  • others:
    • To build; build.
    • to create in or upon; address with structures.
    • To build up or boost the belief, morality, etc., of; impart training to, particularly in morals or religion.
    • To persuade or convince.
    • To benefit; favor.
    • To cause or have a tendency to trigger moral or intellectual improvement; make people better or better.
    • becoming instructed or enhanced, specially morally; become wiser or better.
    • To build; build.
    • to construct in or upon; address with structures.
    • To build up or increase the belief, morality, etc., of; impart training to, especially in morals or faith.
    • To convince or persuade.
    • To benefit; benefit.
    • To cause or will trigger ethical or intellectual enhancement; cause people to wiser or better.
    • to-be instructed or enhanced, specially morally; become wiser or better.
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