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sermonizeverb [I]

UK usually sermonise uk   /ˈsɜː.mə.naɪz/ us   /ˈsɝː.mə.naɪz/
disapproving to give a long talk to people, telling them how they should behave in order to be better people: My grandmother's all right until she starts sermonizing and then she's unbearable.
(Definition of sermonize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sermonize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 长篇大论地说教…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長篇大論地說教…
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