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    homily - Dictionary definition and meaning for word homily

    Definition
    (noun) a sermon on a moral or religious topic
    Synonyms : preachment
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for homily

HOME+SILLY....when we do SILLY things at HOME ,our parents get angry and give preaches

homily = home becomes silly....when you get a warning from your parents you take it as an unwanted homily (sermon).

You can relate it like "homely gal talking homily"

take it as home + late (-ly)..when u get home late at night u get serious warning from parents

homily= home + lie if u tell lies at home you will be warned and and moral teachings would be given

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homely(narrowminded here) mothers give homilies to their wayward teenage sons. Mine does all the time haha.

homily - anomaly (its a common word used for a behaviour that is deviating from the rule) ; so if you do some thing that is anomalus , then have to face the homily (sermon , severe lecture !)

Hone in on morality by listening to sermons.

at home parents speeches are HOMILIES!!

Think of King HOMI Jahangir Who was a religious king

usually the homicides r "religious homicides" so v can link religion from there

Boys who get daily homilies from their families grow up as sissy and sharmilees(shy).

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