Associations to the word «Preaching»
PREACHING, verb. Present participle of preach
PREACHING, noun. The act of delivering a sermon or similar moral instruction.
PREACHING CROSS, noun. A cross, sometimes surmounting a pulpit, erected outdoors to designate a preaching place.
PREACHING CROSSES, noun. Plural of preaching cross
PREACHING TO DEAF EARS, verb. Present participle of preach to deaf ears
PREACHING, noun. An address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service).
PREACHING, noun. A moralistic rebuke; "your preaching is wasted on him".
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.