What does the word sermon mean?

Usage examples for sermon

  1. " There, you've got your sermon, Barney," said Margaret. – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  2. But a whole sermon about herself, right out in church! – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  3. Would you believe that I had the grace to go hear a sermon upon a week day? – The-Love-Letters-of-Dorothy-Osborne-to-Sir-William-Temple-1652-54 by Osborne, Dorothy