What does preaching mean?

Definitions for preaching
preach·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word preaching.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sermon, discourse, preachingnoun

    an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)

  2. sermon, preachingnoun

    a moralistic rebuke

    "your preaching is wasted on him"

Wiktionary

  1. preachingnoun

    The act of delivering a sermon or similar moral instruction

Webster Dictionary

  1. Preaching

    of Preach

  2. Preachingnoun

    the act of delivering a religious discourse; the art of sermonizing; also, a sermon; a public religious discourse; serious, earnest advice

Matched Categories

How to pronounce preaching?

How to say preaching in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of preaching in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of preaching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of preaching in a Sentence

  1. Anthon St Maarten:

    Until one nation ceases its attempts to dominate another, there will never be true freedom. Until one religion relinquishes its quest to prove its god superior to that of another, there shall never be world peace. We will never truly prosper or experience lasting harmony, until we refrain from preaching the gospel of our own moral values and our personal preferences by forcing it upon others.

  2. Governor Newsom:

    I made a bad mistake, instead of sitting down, I should have stood up and walked back, got in my car and drove back to my house, instead, I chose to sit there with my wife anda number of other couples ...You can quibble about the guidelines, etc., etc. But the spirit of what Im preaching all the time was contradicted and I gotta ownthat. And so I want to apologize to you.

  3. Nyasha Marange:

    Our leaders have been preaching against that, we excommunicate any member who engages in such behavior. It is a criminal offense and should be dealt with at the courts like in Momberume's case.

  4. George Dana Boardman:

    The world is dying for want, not of good preaching, but of good hearing.

  5. Eric Trump:

    They dont know the sentiment of this country, but theyre preaching to everybody because they went to Harvard and they went to these nice schools, and they miss it every single time.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

preaching#10000#16586#100000

Translations for preaching

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for preaching »

Translation

Find a translation for the preaching definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these preaching definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "preaching." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 6 Oct. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/preaching>.

    Are we missing a good definition for preaching? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    preaching

    Credit »

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    wear away
    • A. exacerbate
    • B. huff
    • C. abrade
    • D. caddie

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for preaching: