Crossword clues for edified
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Edify \Ed"i*fy\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Edified; p. pr. & vb. n. Edifying.] [F. ['e]difier, L. aedificare; aedes a building, house, orig., a fireplace (akin to Gr. ? to burn, Skr. idh to kindle, OHG. eit funeral pile, AS. [=a]d, OIr. aed fire) + facere to make. See Fact, -fy.]
To build; to construct. [Archaic]
There was a holy chapel edified.
To instruct and improve, especially in moral and religious knowledge; to teach.
It does not appear probable that our dispute [about miracles] would either edify or enlighten the public.
To teach or persuade. [Obs.]
(context obsolete English) Furnished with buildings. v
(en-past of: edify)
adj. instructed and encouraged in moral, intellectual, and spiritual improvement