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mawkish

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  • adjsentimental, emotional
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Synonyms for mawkish

adj sentimental, emotional
  • cloying
  • gooey
  • maudlin
  • mushy
  • sappy
  • sloppy
  • teary
  • bathetic
  • feeble
  • gushing
  • gushy
  • lovey-dovey
  • nauseating
  • romantic
  • schmaltzy
  • sickening
  • tear-jerking

Antonyms for mawkish

  • calm
  • serious
  • unemotional
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More words related to mawkish

bathetic

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