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homiletical


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Homiletic  \Hom`i*let"ic\,  Homiletical  \Hom`i*let"ic*al\,  a.  [Gr. 
  ?:  cf  F.  homil['e]tique.  See  {Homily}.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  familiar  intercourse;  social;  affable; 
  conversable;  companionable.  [R.] 
 
  His  virtues  active,  chiefly,  and  homiletical,  not 
  those  lazy,  sullen  ones  of  the  cloister. 
  --Atterbury. 
 
  2.  Of  or  pertaining  to  homiletics;  hortatory. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  homiletical 
  adj  1:  of  the  nature  of  a  homily  or  sermon  [syn:  {homiletic}] 
  2:  of  or  relating  to  homiletics;  "homiletic  speech"  [syn:  {homiletic}] 




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