Translation of "preach" - English-French dictionary

preach

verb transitive-intransitivepreach /pritʃ/
to talk to people about God and a religion
prêcher

a minister preaching to his congregation
un pasteur prêchant à l'assemblée de ses fidèles

to preach a sermon
prêcher / faire un sermon
to try to convince people to behave or live in a particular way
prêcher , prôner

groups that preach hatred/tolerance
des groupes qui prônent la haine/tolérance

I hate it when you preach.
Je hais ça quand tu me fais la morale.

(Translation of “preach” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

preach

verb /priːtʃ/

to give a talk (called a sermon), usually during a religious service, about religious or moral matters

prêcher
The vicar preached (a sermon) on/about pride.

to speak to someone as though giving a sermon

sermonner
Don’t preach at me!

to advise

prêcher
He preaches caution when buying a secondhand car.
preacher noun

prédicateur/-trice

(Translation of “preach” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)