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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that is overly expressive of feelings.

Usage examples (39)
  • `I miss the good old days,' she added sentimentally
  • Adjective : a sentimental song. ,We kept the old photograph for purely sentimental reasons. ,the sentimental Victorians
  • "Dear roses," said Mrs. Barraclough, sentimentally.
  • "She went for my sake," said Margaret sentimentally. for more
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