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synonyms for pastorals

  • advice
  • exhortation
  • homily
  • lecture
  • lesson
  • preaching
  • tirade
  • address
  • discourse
  • doctrine
  • harangue
  • moralism
  • pastoral
  • preachment
  • preach
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How to use pastorals in a sentence

Browne was also a keen observer of nature, and I have made several quotations from his "Britannia's Pastorals."
THE PLANT-LORE AND GARDEN-CRAFT OF SHAKESPEAREHENRY NICHOLSON ELLACOMBE
His Pastorals were in such esteem, that Pollio, now again in high favour with Cæsar, desired him to reduce them into a volume.
DRYDEN'S WORKS (13 OF 18): TRANSLATIONS; PASTORALSJOHN DRYDEN
In his "Pastorals," he is full of invectives against love: in the "Georgics," he appropriates all the rage of it to the females.
DRYDEN'S WORKS (13 OF 18): TRANSLATIONS; PASTORALSJOHN DRYDEN
But indeed he seems not to have ever drank out of Silenus's tankard, when he composed either his Critique or Pastorals.
DRYDEN'S WORKS (13 OF 18): TRANSLATIONS; PASTORALSJOHN DRYDEN
This appears by the Culex, which is as long as five of his Pastorals put together.
DRYDEN'S WORKS (13 OF 18): TRANSLATIONS; PASTORALSJOHN DRYDEN
This is everywhere observed by Virgil, and particularly remarkable in the first Eclogue, the standard of all pastorals.
DRYDEN'S WORKS (13 OF 18): TRANSLATIONS; PASTORALSJOHN DRYDEN
He published some very fine pastorals and works of theology, that even now are considered worthy of reading.
FROM THE THAMES TO THE TIBERJ. WARDLE
I recollect, also, the pastorals of Gessner, which his translator Hubert had sent me a little time before.
THE CONFESSIONS OF J. J. ROUSSEAU, COMPLETEJEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU
Was the composition of Britannia's Pastorals then, a useless or inconsiderable feat?
ADVENTURES IN CRITICISMSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
It has been objected to the author of Britannia's Pastorals that their perusal sends you to sleep.
ADVENTURES IN CRITICISMSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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