verb (used without object), mor·al·ized, mor·al·iz·ing.
verb (used with object), mor·al·ized, mor·al·iz·ing.
Examples from the Web for moralising
And that leads me to venture upon a little piece of moralising, the first and last, I trust, I shall indulge in.Long Live the King|Guy Boothby
There are occasions when a moralising novelist can merely wring his hands and leave matters to take their course.The Wheels of Chance|H. G. Wells
Not one of your stiff-laced, moralising fathers, who preach chastity and forbearance to their children.The Memoirs of Harriette Wilson, Volumes One and Two|Harriette Wilson
Equally ineffective and incongruous are the moralising discourses of which Bussy's ghost is made the spokesman.Bussy D'Ambois and The Revenge of Bussy D'Ambois|George Chapman
I know not what had put her in so strange a mood for moralising.The Chaplain of the Fleet|Walter Besant and James Rice