Definition of lectures


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • lectures is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 10 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • lectures is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 13 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of lectures

  • censure severely or angrily (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. bawl out
    2. berate
    3. call down
    4. call on the carpet
    5. chew out
    6. chew up
    7. chide
    8. dress down
    9. have words
    10. jaw
    11. lambast
    12. lambaste
    13. rag
    14. rebuke
    15. remonstrate
    16. reprimand
    17. scold
    18. take to task
    19. trounce

  • teaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. lecturing

  • deliver a lecture or talk (verb)

    Examples

    1. Did you ever lecture at Harvard?

    Synonyms

    1. talk

  • a speech that is open to the public (noun)

    Examples

    1. he attended a lecture on telecommunications

    Synonyms

    1. public lecture
    2. talk

  • a lengthy rebuke (noun)

    Examples

    1. a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline

    Synonyms

    1. speech
    2. talking to

See definition of lectures in Merriam Webster