Synonyms of instructive
informativeDictionary • an entertaining and instructive documentary
informative • This book is a lively, informative read.
educational • The kids had an enjoyable and educational day.
illuminating • It's illuminating to compare press coverage of the story.
didactic • In totalitarian societies, art exists solely for didactic purposes.
edifying • the reading of edifying literature
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didacticSomething that is didactic is intended to teach people something, especially a moral lesson.
• In totalitarian societies, art exists solely for didactic purposes.
edifyingIf you describe something as edifying, you mean that it benefits you in some way, for example by teaching you about something.
• the reading of edifying literature
educationalAn educational experience teaches you something.
• The kids had an enjoyable and educational day.
Thesaurus for instructive from the Collins English Thesaurus
serving to instruct or enlighten; conveying information