Definition of pulpitry in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpʊlpɪtri/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


[mass noun]
The activity of preaching or sermonizing.
Example sentences
  • It can be tough when your father, the prime minister, has just indulged in pulpitry about drunken yobs.
  • The pap and nonsense of a sentimental pulpitry, art, and literature.
  • He must inspire, exhort, sermonize, edify, or warn, resort to pulpitry in general.

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