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preachify Line breaks: preach|ify
Pronunciation: /ˈpriːtʃɪfʌɪ/

Definition of preachify in English:

verb (preachifies, preachifying, preachified)

[no object] informal
Preach or moralize tediously: he’s a fund-raiser as well as a minister, but he’s a preacher who doesn’t preachify
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  • Let's just say that another six to eight minutes of preachifying fluff could have been removed from an overly long film.

Words that rhyme with preachify

speechify

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