Posted by: KG | Sunday, December 23, 2007

Being preachy

I wish to be illuminated about being preachy. What’s being preachy? Why do you think being preachy is bad? When does someone making a point become preachy?

Wordnet defines preachy as:

(adj) preachy (inclined to or marked by tedious moralization)

Tedious? I guess that means excessive here. What do you think excessive is in this context? Thanks in advance for any inputs.


Responses

  1. Well I think the difference lies in the fact that when some one is preachy they are trying to not just make a point but trying to convince that their line of thinking is correct and implicitly or explicitly asking you to follow course…


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