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Synonyms for sentimentality
ˌsɛn tə mɛnˈtæl ɪ tisen·ti·men·tal·i·ty

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  1. mawkishness, sentimentality, drippiness, mushiness, soupiness, sloppinessnoun

    falsely emotional in a maudlin way

    slovenliness, soupiness, muddiness, unkemptness, wateriness, creaminess, mawkishness, pulpiness, sloppiness, mushiness, drippiness, carelessness, bathos

  2. sentimentalitynoun

    extravagant or affected feeling or emotion

    mawkishness, sloppiness, mushiness, soupiness, drippiness

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  1. Norman Mailer:

    Sentimentality is the emotional promiscuity of those who have no sentiment.

  2. Padraig Harrington:

    If I won it (Masters) and went back every year, I’d be happy to wave to the crowd, it is nice to be back, no doubt. It reminds me of my good performance at the PGA — I’m there by merit. It’s nice in that sense. But I’m not a guy into the sentimentality of it.

  3. C. J. Jung:

    Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.

  4. Bernstein Research analyst Trevor Stirling:

    Investors recognise that two organisations have different cultures but at the end of the day, really they're concerned about sustainable earnings growth, there's not much sentimentality when it comes to these things.

  5. William S. Burroughs:

    In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality.

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  • Schmalz, Empfindsamkeit, Sentimentalität, Gefühlsseligkeit, RührseligkeitGerman
  • sentimentalecoEsperanto
  • sensiblerie, sentimentalitéFrench
  • szentimentalitás, érzelgősségHungarian
  • ಭಾವೋದ್ರೇಕKannada
  • sentimentalitateRomanian

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