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homily

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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.
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2 an idea or expression that has been used by many people
  • a TV movie filled with the usual homilies about people triumphing over life's adversities
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