Definition of Moralize in English :

Define Moralize in English

Moralize meaning in English

Meaning of Moralize in English

Pronunciation of Moralize in English

Moralize pronunciation in English

Pronounce Moralize in English


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1. moralise, moralize

interpret the moral meaning of

Example Sentences:
'moralize a story'

2. moralise, moralize, preachify, sermonise, sermonize

speak as if delivering a sermon; express moral judgements

Example Sentences:
'This man always sermonizes'

3. moralise, moralize

improve the morals of

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of moralize
1. (intransitive)
to make moral pronouncements
2. (transitive)
to interpret or explain in a moral sense
3. (transitive)
to improve the morals of

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verb intransitiveWord forms: ˈmoralˌized or ˈmoralˌizing
to think, write, or speak about matters of right and wrong, often in a self-righteous or tedious way
verb transitive
to interpret or explain in terms of right and wrong
to point out the moral in or draw a moral from
to improve the morals of

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of moralize
v. mor·al·ized, mor·al·iz·ing, mor·al·iz·es
To think about or express moral judgments or reflections.
1. To interpret or explain the moral meaning of.
2. To improve the morals of; reform.

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