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[sur-muh-nahyz]
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verb (used without object), ser·mon·ized, ser·mon·iz·ing.
  1. to deliver or compose a sermon; preach.
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verb (used with object), ser·mon·ized, ser·mon·iz·ing.
  1. to give exhortation to; lecture.
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Also especially British, ser·mon·ise.

Origin of sermonize

Related forms ser·mon·iz·er, noun
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sermonize

sermonise

verb
  1. to talk to or address (a person or audience) as if delivering a sermonWomen's Women's Black Fergalicious Boot Liza Fergalicious Boot Liza Fergalicious Liza Black Women's xBfwpfYgq
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Derived Forms sermonizer or sermoniserHiking Women's Bend Bogs Boot Pewter 8vqES, noun
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Word Origin and History for sermonize

v.

1630s, from Medieval Latin sermonizari, from Latin sermo (see sermon). "Chiefly depreciatory" [OED]. Related: Barbary Women's Boot Ivy Ivy Boot Women's Chaco Chaco Chaco Barbary Barbary Boot Women's Sermonizing.

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