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Nor were the two last-named gentlemen as much edified as they might have been by the moving passages narrated.The Pickwick Papers|Charles Dickens
Their zeal edified the monks and doctors; but the trick was afterwards discovered.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Vol 2|J. H. Merle D'Aubign
A long conversation and exchange of compliments followed, and finally at sundown the Pope departed, very greatly edified.The Story of Perugia|Margaret Symonds
If that was what she called sensible conversation, Zebedee must have been truly edified.Vacation with the Tucker Twins|Nell Speed
Wherefore, he that preacheth and he that receiveth, understand one another, and both are edified and rejoice together.