OTHER WORDS FROM preachypreach·i·ly, adverbpreach·i·ness, noun
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She teaches yoga for chefs, teens, writers, gardeners, those struggling with social anxiety—basically, it’s yoga for the people, and none of it feels preachy or exclusive or like you need to know anything about it before you click play.
I’m looking for narrative-driven books that are still nuanced and well-observed, basically not sensational or bang-you-over-the-head preachy in style.Ask a book critic: What’s a good summer read with a Wonder Years feel?|Constance Grady|July 13, 2021|Vox
Too much packaging of mental health stories could also seem heavy-handed or preachy.In a rare admission, MTV says its mental-health portrayals are sometimes damaging|Steven Zeitchik|April 1, 2021|Washington Post
The moms accuse me of being too preachy and not loving my children.These Moms Work as Doctors and Scientists. But They've Also Taken On Another Job: Fighting COVID-19 Misinformation Online|Eliana Dockterman|March 24, 2021|Time
But, unlike another famously athletic and God-fearing Tim (Mr. Tebow), Howard is far less preachy.
There were a lot of characters making these preachy speeches.A Tony Voter on Bryan Cranston’s Overrated LBJ, Neil Patrick Harris’s Underwhelming Hedwig|Michael Musto|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Free to Be wasn't politically-correct in an annoyingly preachy way.
And it's not a preachy, political attack on that culture, which was another common reading.Warhol's $105 Million 'Crash' Is A Portrait of Consumption|Blake Gopnik|November 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He Said: Overflowing with stock Ryan Murphy tropes, this felt oddly preachy and off-putting rather than endearing.
And Betty isnt so preachy as she was when we weeded dandelions on your lawn, commented Ruth.Girl Scouts at Dandelion Camp|Lillian Elizabeth Roy
They do to-day—only we make a fuss about it and get preachy.The Memoirs of an American Citizen|Robert Herrick
Oh, you are so preachy, you are so good-natured, you believe all the prim things that grown people say!Betty Leicester|Sarah Orne Jewett
A clever story, not a bit preachy, but with much influence for right living in evidence throughout.Irma in Italy|Helen Leah Reed
The Walls of Jericho being a long, preachy and rather foolish tirade against a game of cards, my apparent digression is necessary.