Origin of didactic
Synonyms for didactic
Examples from the Web for didacticism
Historical Examples of didacticism
She poured them forth—little rushing streams of didacticism.Forgotten Tales of Long Ago
E. V. Lucas
Here he found domesticity and didacticism, and put them back.The Son of a Servant
In them Whittier at length succeeds in freeing himself completely from the shackles of didacticism.
The latter, being partially free from didacticism, leads naturally up to the third period.
Its didacticism lies so heavily upon it that it has nearly crushed its poetry—like a stone on a flower.The Last Harvest
Word Origin for didactic
1650s, from French didactique, from Greek didaktikos "apt at teaching," from didaktos "taught," past participle of didaskein "teach," from PIE root *dens- "wisdom, to teach, learn." Related: Didactically; didacticism.