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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -edify-, *edify*.
English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
edify(เอด,'ดะไฟ) {edified,edifying,edifies} vt. สั่งสอน,อบรมศีลธรรม,เทศนา,กระตุ้น, See also: edificatory adj. ดูedify edifier n. ดูedify edifyingly adv. ดูedify, Syn. educate

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
edify(vt) เทศนา,อบรมศีลธรรม,สั่งสอน

Thai-English: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
สอนใจ    [ADJ] didactic, See also: edifying, Example: เรื่องที่เกิดขึ้นนี้ให้ถือเป็นอุทาหรณ์สอนใจท่านผู้อ่านทุกท่าน

Thai-English-French: Volubilis Dictionary 1.0
สอนใจ[adj.] (sønjai) EN: didactic ; edifying   
สอนสั่ง[v. exp.] (søn sang) EN: teach ; instruct ; educate ; edify   

CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
EDIFY    EH1 D AH0 F AY2
EDIFYING    EH1 D AH0 F AY2 IH0 NG

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
edify    (v) (e1 d i f ai)
edifying    (v) (e1 d i f ai i ng)

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
啓く[ひらく, hiraku] (v5k) (arch) to enlighten; to edify [Add to Longdo]

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (3 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Edify \Ed"i*fy\, v. i.
     To improve. [R.] --Swift.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  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}.]
     1. To build; to construct. [Archaic]
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              There was a holy chapel edified.      --Spenser.
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     2. To instruct and improve, especially in moral and religious
        knowledge; to teach.
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              It does not appear probable that our dispute [about
              miracles] would either edify or enlighten the
              public.                               --Gibbon.
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     3. To teach or persuade. [Obs.] --Bacon.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  edify
      v 1: make understand; "Can you enlighten me--I don't understand
           this proposal" [syn: {enlighten}, {edify}]

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