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Definition 1: an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service) - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for sermon in the sense of this definition

(sermon is a kind of ...) the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience

"he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"

(... is a kind of sermon ) a farewell sermon to a graduating class at their commencement ceremonies

(... is a kind of sermon ) preaching the gospel of Christ in the manner of the early church

(... is a kind of sermon ) zealous preaching and advocacy of the gospel

(... is a kind of sermon ) a sermon on a moral or religious topic

(... is an instance of sermon) the first major discourse delivered by Jesus (Matthew 5-7 and Luke 6:20-49)

(sermon belongs to category ...) a service conducted in a house of worship

"don't be late for church"

Definition 2: a moralistic rebuke - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where sermon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • your preaching is wasted on him

Synonyms for sermon in the sense of this definition

(sermon is a kind of ...) a lengthy rebuke

"a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline" "the teacher gave him a talking to"

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