• IPA: /ˈpɹiːtʃɪŋ/
  1. present participle of preach#English|preach

preaching (plural preachings)

  1. The act of delivering a sermon or similar moral instruction.
    • 1833, William Steven, The history of the Scottish church, Rotterdam (page 63)
      And, as I know from what you have now found upon your own souls, since he came amongst you, while under the preachings and persuadings of such a singularly serious Gospel minister, you will be restlessly solicitous till he be settled […]

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