moralisation

World English Dictionary
moralize or moralise (ˈmɒrəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
1.  (intr) to make moral pronouncements
2.  (tr) to interpret or explain in a moral sense
3.  (tr) to improve the morals of
 
moralise or moralise
 
vb
 
morali'zation or moralise
 
n
 
morali'sation or moralise
 
n
 
'moralizer or moralise
 
n
 
'moraliser or moralise
 
n

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moralisation

noun
1. indulgence in moral pronouncements; the exposition (often superficially) of a particular moral code; "his constant moralizing drove me mad" [syn: moralizing
2. the act of making moral (or more moral); "for years she worked toward the moralization of English literature" [syn: moralization
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