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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Improve the actions and beliefs of; Speak as if delivering a sermon; Interpret the ethical meaning of.

Usage examples (40)
  • We should also not moralize, like bomber pilots, according to size.
  • moralize a story
  • Two stanzas in English moralize the situation, and for our present purpose may be ignored.
  • This tendency to thrift is strongest in boys, and both sexes often show the tendency to moralize, that is so strong in the early teens. for more
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