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homiletic

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adjective hom·i·let·ic \ˌhä-mə-ˈle-tik\

Definition of homiletic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling a homily

  2. 2 :  of or relating to homiletics; also :  preachy



Examples of homiletic

  1. <tends to speak in homiletic aphorisms, which can be a little tiresome>



Variants of homiletic

or hom·i·let·i·cal play \-ti-kəl\

Origin of homiletic

Late Latin homileticus, from Greek homilētikos of conversation, from homilein


First Known Use: 1644



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