Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for moralising?

Need synonyms for moralising? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Tending toward excessive moralization
“I found the ad's moralizing tone to be a turn-off.”
Adjective
Critical, exhorting, or hectoring with a focus on ethics and imparting moral lessons
“Nick's moralizing tone during the lecture was off-putting, as he seemed more interested in lecturing us about our choices than offering advice.”
Adjective
Making a show of being morally better than others, especially hypocritically
Noun
The act of admonishment, censure, and criticism on matters concerning moral principles
Moralizing can be unproductive when it is delivered with harshness and judgment rather than empathy and understanding.”
Noun
A talk on a religious or moral subject, or the act of giving one
Noun
Smug or sanctimonious in one's self-righteousness
Verb
Present participle for to comment or pass judgment on issues from a moral standpoint
“We moralize the issue of weight, and so the really virtuous person is the one who struggles to maintain a lower weight through sacrifice.”
Verb
Present participle for to utter or deliver words in a rhetorical or impassioned way, as if to an audience
Verb
Present participle for to scold or talk reprovingly to (someone)
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
10-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2024