adjective, preachier, preachiest.
tediously or pretentiously didactic.

1810–20; preach + -y1

preachily, adverb
preachiness, noun Unabridged
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preachy (ˈpriːtʃɪ)
adj , preachier, preachiest
informal inclined to or marked by preaching

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Example sentences
The song's got a bit of a message, without being preachy or heavy-handed.
Advocates for sustainable travel without being preachy and inflexible.
The concepts of time, life cycle, and the environmental impact of land
  development are central to the story without being preachy.
Watershed education should not be preachy, complicated, or depressing.
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