sob stuff

noun

Definition of sob stuff

: a sob story or other material designed to make a sentimental or strongly emotional appeal the fineness and restraint of feeling that differentiate it from the coarsely and slushily sentimental child literature, the vulgar sob stuffNation

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“Sob stuff.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sob%20stuff. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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