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Sentimental meaning

sentimental - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. Having, expressing, or containing a sentiment or sentiments; abounding with moral reflections; containing a moral reflection; didactic.
  2. 2. Addressed or pleasing to the emotions only, usually to the weaker and the unregulated emotions.
  3. 3. Inclined to sentiment; having an excess of sentiment or sensibility; indulging the sensibilities for their own sake; artificially or affectedly tender; - often in a reproachful sense.
  4. 4. Abounding in feeling; tender to excess.
  5. 5. Sentimentalism, sentimentality.

sentimental - examples of usage

  1. I should like to see the Sentimental get along with that! - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  2. We deceive ourselves if we imagine that there is, or at any rate that there was until recently, the slightest sentimental attachment to England in the heart of the American people at large. - "America To-day, Observations and Reflections", William Archer.
  3. His circle of acquaintance is almost certain to be composed mainly of people whom he, or friends of his, have met in Europe, people of more or less clearly remembered British descent, who know England well, have many English friends and possibly relatives, and are conscious of a distant sentimental attachment to " the Old Country." - "America To-day, Observations and Reflections", William Archer.
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