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Preach or moralize tediously:‘he's a fund-raiser as well as a minister, but he's a preacher who doesn't preachify’
moralize, be moralistic, sermonize, pontificate, lecture, harangueView synonyms
- ‘Let's just say that another six to eight minutes of preachifying fluff could have been removed from an overly long film.’
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