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An example use of pulpit in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… the bully pulpit and uh his uh platforms …”
meanings of pulpit
A plane's cockpit.
A bow platform for harpooning.
A raised desk, lectern, or platform for an orator or public speaker.
The railing at the bow of a boat, which sometimes extends past the deck. It is sometimes referred to as bow pulpit. The railing at the stern of the boat is sometimes referred to as a stern pulpit; other texts use the term pushpit.
Activity performed from a church pulpit, in other words, preaching, sermons, religious teaching, the preaching profession, preachers collectively or an individual preaching position; by extension: bully pulpit.
A raised platform in a church, usually enclosed, where the minister or preacher stands when giving the sermon.