Part of speech:
Expressing much in few words; short and pithy; pointed
Too much inclined to teach others; boringly pedantic or moralistic
The definition of pedantic is someone who is very concerned with the details of a subject and tends to overly show off their knowledge.
indulgence in moral pronouncements; the exposition (often superficially) of a particular moral code
To urge by strong, often stirring argument, admonition, advice, or appeal:
The definition of admonish means to let someone know that you are not happy with his or her actions or to scold a person.
To teach or instruct by preaching; to inform by preaching.
To scold is to criticize, chastise or rebuke someone for something.
To deliver a lecture or series of lectures.
Find another word for moralizing. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for moralizing, like: sententious, didactic, pedantic, trite, didactical, moral, teach, moralization, moralisation, sermonizing and exhorting.