preachify

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preach·i·fy

 (prē′chə-fī′)
intr.v. preach·i·fied, preach·i·fy·ing, preach·i·fies Informal
To preach tediously and didactically.

preach′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.

preachify

(ˈpriːtʃɪˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
(intr) informal to preach or moralize in a tedious manner
ˈpreachiˌfying n

preach•i•fy

(ˈpri tʃəˌfaɪ)

v.i. -fied, -fy•ing.
to preach in an obtrusive or tedious way.
[1765–75]

preachify


Past participle: preachified
Gerund: preachifying

Imperative
preachify
preachify
Present
I preachify
you preachify
he/she/it preachifies
we preachify
you preachify
they preachify
Preterite
I preachified
you preachified
he/she/it preachified
we preachified
you preachified
they preachified
Present Continuous
I am preachifying
you are preachifying
he/she/it is preachifying
we are preachifying
you are preachifying
they are preachifying
Present Perfect
I have preachified
you have preachified
he/she/it has preachified
we have preachified
you have preachified
they have preachified
Past Continuous
I was preachifying
you were preachifying
he/she/it was preachifying
we were preachifying
you were preachifying
they were preachifying
Past Perfect
I had preachified
you had preachified
he/she/it had preachified
we had preachified
you had preachified
they had preachified
Future
I will preachify
you will preachify
he/she/it will preachify
we will preachify
you will preachify
they will preachify
Future Perfect
I will have preachified
you will have preachified
he/she/it will have preachified
we will have preachified
you will have preachified
they will have preachified
Future Continuous
I will be preachifying
you will be preachifying
he/she/it will be preachifying
we will be preachifying
you will be preachifying
they will be preachifying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been preachifying
you have been preachifying
he/she/it has been preachifying
we have been preachifying
you have been preachifying
they have been preachifying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been preachifying
you will have been preachifying
he/she/it will have been preachifying
we will have been preachifying
you will have been preachifying
they will have been preachifying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been preachifying
you had been preachifying
he/she/it had been preachifying
we had been preachifying
you had been preachifying
they had been preachifying
Conditional
I would preachify
you would preachify
he/she/it would preachify
we would preachify
you would preachify
they would preachify
Past Conditional
I would have preachified
you would have preachified
he/she/it would have preachified
we would have preachified
you would have preachified
they would have preachified
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.preachify - speak as if delivering a sermon; express moral judgements; "This man always sermonizes"
advocate, preach - speak, plead, or argue in favor of; "The doctor advocated a smoking ban in the entire house"
Translations

preachify

[ˈpriːtʃɪfaɪ] VIsermonear largamente

preachify

vi (pej inf)predigen, moralisieren