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synonyms for sentimental

  • affectionate
  • corny
  • dreamy
  • idealistic
  • maudlin
  • mushy
  • nostalgic
  • passionate
  • saccharine
  • sappy
  • silly
  • sweet
  • tender
  • touching
  • weepy
  • affected
  • demonstrative
  • dewy-eyed
  • effusive
  • gushing
  • gushy
  • impressionable
  • inane
  • insipid
  • jejune
  • languishing
  • lovey-dovey
  • loving
  • moonstruck
  • overacted
  • overemotional
  • pathetic
  • rosewater
  • schmaltzy
  • simpering
  • sloppy
  • slushy
  • soapy
  • soft
  • softhearted
  • sugary
  • syrupy
  • tear-jerking
  • tearful
  • vapid
  • visionary
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antonyms for sentimental

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  • cold
  • cool
  • hard
  • mature
  • serious
  • uncaring
  • unfeeling
  • unromantic
  • hard-hearted
  • indifferent
  • pragmatic
  • unemotional
  • unsentimental
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How to use sentimental in a sentence

As much as I miss my friends and traveling in general, for example, I plan to take a cue from Reggie and am not going to take a sentimental journey this year.
OKAY, SO MAYBE WE DON’T MISS EVERYTHING ABOUT HOLIDAY TRAVELLIZ LANGLEYDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
We don’t just mean compassion matters in a moral or ethical or sentimental sense.
HOW DO YOU CURE A COMPASSION CRISIS? (EP. 444)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 17, 2020FREAKONOMICS
If a sentimental ornament breaks, Borchers suggests preserving the broken pieces in a frame or inside a glass ornament that can be hung on the tree.
SEVEN WAYS TO ELEVATE YOUR HOLIDAY DECORATING, ACCORDING TO THE PROS AT BILTMOREVIRGINIA BROWNDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As long as you have a close relationship to the griever and know their preferences well, a thoughtful, sentimental gift could bring the bittersweet joy they need right now.
THOUGHTFUL GIFTS FOR SOMEONE IN GRIEFPURBITA SAHADECEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It’s sentimental, like someone is trying to get ahold of you.
THE WAY WE EXPRESS GRIEF FOR STRANGERS IS CHANGINGTANYA BASUDECEMBER 3, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
I suppose this mechanic was intended to make me feel a little sentimental.
‘THE PATHLESS’: LESS THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTSCHRISTOPHER BYRDNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Frulein Fichtner is more in the bravura than in the sentimental line, and she has a certain breadth, grasp, and freshness.
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There are sentimental children, as there are sentimental adults, who seem never happier than when the tears are ready to start.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
She resented his sudden drop from his pedestal, for he looked sentimental and somewhat sheepish.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
I see no infinite goodness here, but only the infinite foolishness of sentimental superstition.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
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WORDS RELATED TO SENTIMENTAL

  • admiring
  • amorous
  • aphrodisiac
  • ardent
  • attracted
  • devoted
  • doting
  • erotic
  • fervent
  • fond
  • languishing
  • lovesick
  • loving
  • passionate
  • rapturous
  • romantic
  • sentimental
  • tender
  • wooing
  • yearning
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