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maudlin

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  • adjteary, overemotional
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Synonyms for maudlin

adj teary, overemotional
  • mawkish
  • mushy
  • romantic
  • sentimental
  • syrupy
  • weepy
  • bathetic
  • befuddled
  • confused
  • cornball
  • drippy
  • gushing
  • insipid
  • lachrymose
  • schmaltzy
  • slush
  • soap
  • soapy
  • soppy
  • tear-jerking
  • tearful
  • weak

Antonyms for maudlin

  • pragmatic
  • unemotional
  • unromantic
  • calm
  • matter-of-fact
  • unimaginative
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to maudlin

bathetic

adjective. sentimental
  • drippy
  • gushy
  • maudlin
  • mawkish
  • schmaltzy
  • slushy
  • sobby
  • soft
  • soppy

drippy

adjective. sentimental

gushy

adjective. sentimental

mawkish

adjective. sentimental, emotional

mushier

adjective. romantic, corny

mushy

adjective. romantic, corny
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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