Examples of schmaltz in a Sentence
The movie has too much schmaltz for me.
the love song was a typical example of overproduced schmaltz
Recent Examples of schmaltz from the Web
Its story is simple, fairly predictable and not unadulterated with that warm and useful commodity known the the theater as schmaltz.
The story, about a pair of moppets who get superpowers from a mysterious box of toys, occasionally stumbles into schmaltz.
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Origin and Etymology of schmaltz
Yiddish shmalts, literally, rendered fat
First Known Use: 1935
SCHMALTZ Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of schmaltz for English Language Learners
: music, art, etc., that is very sad or romantic in usually a foolish or exaggerated way
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