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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Inclined or given to tedious and excessive moralizing; didactic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Tending toward excessive moralization.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inclined to preach or give long-winded moral advice; of a tedious moralizing tendency.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. inclined to or marked by tedious moralization

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