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[せっ()·きょう()]
sekkyou
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 説教

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. propound; preach; sermon

Definition and Synonyms for 説教

Preach deliver a sermon
Synonyms: 予言, 唱導, 唱道, 教化, 教誨, 説教, 説法, 説経
Propound put forward, as of an idea
Synonyms: 説教
Preaching a moralistic rebuke
Synonyms: 説教
Lecture a lengthy rebuke
Synonyms: 説教
Preaching an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)
Synonyms: 教誨, 法話, 法談, 説教, 説法, 道話
Homily a sermon on a moral or religious topic
Synonyms: 説教, 談義

Meanings for each kanji in 説教

rumor; opinion; theory Kanji Details »
teach; faith; doctrine Kanji Details »

Categories 説教 is a member of

Talk deliver a lecture or talk
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Advise give advice to
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Reproval an act or expression of criticism and censure
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Lecture a lengthy rebuke
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Address the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience
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Preaching an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 説教

Sample Sentences for 説教

The main duty of a priest is to preach in church.
His lecture is very long.
To preach is easier than to practice.
The congregation was moved by the fine sermon.
I'm tired of him bawling me out.

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