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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A predilection for excess emotion; An emotional expression or idea.

Usage examples (38)
  • All of which you characterize as sentimentalism -- so says
  • The gentleman from Ohio refers in strong terms to what he calls the sentimentalism of the North.
  • What they call sentimentalism is greater sensibility, greater sympathy, a keener sense of justice.
  • Tagore was a major world poet and artist, whose sentimentalism is sometimes misunderstood, no doubt. for more
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