preaching

[ pree-ching ]
/ ˈpri tʃɪŋ /

noun

the act or practice of a person who preaches.
the art of delivering sermons.
a sermon.
a public religious service with a sermon.

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling preaching: a preaching tone of voice.

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Origin of preaching

1225–75; Middle English preching (gerund); see preach, -ing1, -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM preaching

preach·ing·ly, adverbnon·preach·ing, adjective, nounun·preach·ing, adjective
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