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mush

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mush

  1. 1 something (as a work of literature or music) that is too sentimental <an opera that is pure mush> Synonyms goo, corn, schmaltz (also schmalz), sludge, slush, soap opera, sorghumRelated Words claptrap, drivel, rubbish, tripe

  2. 2 the state or quality of having an excess of tender feelings (as of love, nostalgia, or compassion) <couldn't stand all the mush in the movie's romantic scenes> Synonyms bathos, gooeyness, lovey-doveyness, mawkishness, sentimentality, mushiness, saccharinity, sappiness, sentimentalism, sloppiness, soppiness, syrup (also sirup)Related Words emotion; sentiment; corn, corniness, hokeyness (or hokiness), schmaltz (also schmalz)Near Antonyms cynicism, hardheadedness, hard-heartedness




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