Definition of lecture:
- A discourse on any subject; especially, a formal or methodical discourse, intended for instruction; sometimes, a familiar discourse, in contrast with a sermon.
- A rehearsal of a lesson.
- A reprimand or formal reproof from one having authority.
- The act of reading; as, the lecture of Holy Scripture.
- To deliver a lecture or lectures.
- To read or deliver a lecture to.
- To reprove formally and with authority.
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- speak (part of speech: verb)
- teach (part of speech: verb)
- "I Walked in Arden", Jack Crawford.
- "Amy Herbert", Elizabeth Sewell.
- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.