homily


homily

noun

Definition of HOMILY

1
a public speech usually by a member of the clergy for the purpose of giving moral guidance or uplift <last Sunday's homily was about being kind to your neighbors>
Synonyms homily
2
an idea or expression that has been used by many people <a TV movie filled with the usual hokey homilies about people triumphing over life's adversities>
Near Antonyms profundity

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