Examples of sentimentalism in a Sentence
the sentimentalism of 19th-century art
the novel's sentimentalism bored me
Recent Examples of sentimentalism from the Web
Two new books offer important corrections to such sentimentalism.
Score one for Boston sentimentalism — and count me in.
The melodies relate to Celtic music, and the people who live there share a love for sentimentalism and suffering in silence.
But strip away the easy sentimentalism of the moment and you’re left with little else.
But the inclusion of the sweet little blond girl struck me as a step in the direction of interspecies sentimentalism.
Any other view of human nature is an exercise in magical thinking or sentimentalism.
There can be something pitiless about Mr. Shults’s gaze, but the steadiness of his look is that of the artist who refuses to sell the truth out for sentimentalism.
Enriquez’s stories are historically aware and class-conscious, but her characters never avail themselves of sentimentalism or comfort.
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SENTIMENTALISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sentimentalism for English Language Learners
: a tendency to have or express feelings of love, sadness, etc., especially in a way that seems foolish or excessive : a sentimental quality
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