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bathos

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Definition of BATHOS

the state or quality of having an excess of tender feelings (as of love, nostalgia, or compassion) <a novel that wallows in bathos>
Related Words emotion; sentiment; corn, corniness, hokeyness (or hokiness), schmaltz (also schmalz)

March 30, 2015
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