preachingly
adverb see preach

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • preachingly — See preach. * * * …   Universalium

  • preachingly — preach·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • preachingly — adverb see preachily …   Useful english dictionary

  • preaching — preachingly, adv. /pree ching/, n. 1. the act or practice of a person who preaches. 2. the art of delivering sermons. 3. a sermon. 4. a public religious service with a sermon. adj. 5. of, pertaining to, or resembling preaching: a preaching tone… …   Universalium

  • preach — verb Etymology: Middle English prechen, from Anglo French precher, from Late Latin praedicare, from Latin, to proclaim, make known, from prae pre + dicare to proclaim more at diction Date: 13th century intransitive verb 1. to deliver a sermon 2.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • preaching — /ˈpritʃɪŋ/ (say preeching) noun 1. the act or practice of someone who preaches. 2. the art of delivering sermons. 3. a sermon. 4. a public religious service with a sermon. –preachingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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