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preachify

[pree-chuh-fahy] /ˈpri tʃəˌfaɪ/
verb (used without object), preachified, preachifying.
1.
to preach in an obtrusive or tedious way.
Origin of preachify
1765-1775
First recorded in 1765-75; preach + -ify
Related forms
preachification, noun
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preachify

/ˈpriːtʃɪˌfaɪ/
verb -fies, -fying, -fied
1.
(intransitive) (informal) to preach or moralize in a tedious manner
Derived Forms
preachifying, noun
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