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See definition of preachment on Dictionary.com
  • as inlecture
  • as insermon

synonyms for preachment

  • sermon
  • castigation
  • censure
  • chiding
  • going-over
  • harangue
  • moralism
  • preaching
  • rebuke
  • reprimand
  • reproof
  • scolding
  • dressing-down
  • talking-to
  • telling-off

antonyms for preachment

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  • compliment
  • praise
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    How to use preachment in a sentence

    Some he reached by his preachment of the principles of trade unionism.
    THE WALKING DELEGATELEROY SCOTT
    The preachment of the Eclectic is still more pompous and superior.
    LIFE OF JOHN KEATSSIDNEY COLVIN
    It is only my preachment for general use, and not for particular application,—only to be ready for application.
    THE LETTERS OF ROBERT BROWNING AND ELIZABETH BARRETT BARRETT, VOL. 1 (OF 2) 1845-1846ROBERT BROWNING AND ELIZABETH BARRETT BARRETT
    As to your preachment on general principles, I'll do the best I can with it; but don't give me too much at once.
    HOMES AND HOW TO MAKE THEMEUGENE GARDNER
    And just then the power referred to by Mrs. Bangs intervened to spare her husband the remainder of the preachment.
    CY WHITTAKER'S PLACEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
    A preachment of patriotism from this nonchalant private was a straw too much for Westerling's patience.
    THE LAST SHOTFREDERICK PALMER
    But I must not do it, of course, for then Peter would see me and I should only get another long scolding preachment.
    WHAT HAPPENED TO INGER JOHANNEDIKKEN ZWILGMEYER
    If we proceed with a preachment on their duties and obligations, we are quite certain to lose their interest.
    PRINCIPLES OF TEACHINGADAM S. BENNION
    But his preachment of natural and spontaneous values, return to primitive conditions, was equally aggressive.
    PREACHING AND PAGANISMALBERT PARKER FITCH
    His whole conception is a preachment over the infection of all history up to the present time with the original sin.
    LANDMARKS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIALISMFRIEDRICH ENGELS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO PREACHMENT

    • castigation
    • censure
    • chiding
    • dressing-down
    • going-over
    • harangue
    • moralism
    • preaching
    • preachment
    • rebuke
    • reprimand
    • reproof
    • scolding
    • sermon
    • talking-to
    • telling-off
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.