verb (used with object), ed·i·fied, ed·i·fy·ing.
Origin of edify
Examples from the Web for unedifying
All in all, an unedifying and unhealthy snapshot of conservatism today.
She was alone in a strange, unedifying town; in a strange, vast, commonplace hotel.
The cylinders usually gyrate with records of fatuous music-hall songs, unedifying coster-airs and farcical speeches.Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland|Daniel Turner Holmes
Otherwise, words like these assume a canting character, and are unedifying.
He would wipe out at one stroke the whole of his unedifying history.
Let us not be too particular in narrating his father's unedifying frolics of a quarter of a century ago.The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray