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sermonize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsermonizeser‧mon‧ize (also sermonise British English) /ˈsɜːmənaɪz $ ˈsɜːr-/ verb [intransitive]  TALK TO somebodyto give a lot of moral advice to someone when they do not want it – used to show disapproval syn preach→ See Verb table
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sermonizeYou have to sermonize about the good times.No wonder they sermonize and embrace.Bennett and others promote cultural renewal through public sermonizing and support for local initiatives like church programs to teach parental responsibility.
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Verb table
sermonize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysermonize
he, she, itsermonizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysermonized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sermonized
he, she, ithas sermonized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sermonized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sermonize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sermonized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam sermonizing
he, she, itis sermonizing
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you, we, theyare sermonizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas sermonizing
you, we, theywere sermonizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sermonizing
he, she, ithas been sermonizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sermonizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sermonizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sermonizing
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