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verb as in make nostalgic

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I am not going to sentimentalize over my copy, for how much of it have I read?

To sentimentalize over a criminal—to "forgive" because of a glow of feeling—is to incur liability for production of criminals.

I have talked with no sensible person who proposes to sentimentalize over the law-breaker.

Then the white race began to sentimentalize over them, and sincere scientific people to deplore their evanescence.

She was too much a child of the prairie to morbidly sentimentalize over the matter.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sentimentalize, such as: glamorize, idealize, romanticize, and think sentimentally.

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