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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To speak publicly in church. Also: To give a lecture about a person's behavior.

Usage examples (35)
  • You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
  • Many years later, Ronnie told a reporter, All I can preach is school.
  • Though what we preach is foolishness to the world, it is wisdom to them.
  • Criticizing what the terrorists preach is not hate, but self preservation. for more
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