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American English: /ˌsɛn(t)əˈmɛn(t)l/
British English: /sɛntɪˈmɛnt(ə)l/

Translation of sentimental in Spanish:


  • 1 (emotional)
    let's not get sentimental about it
    no nos pongamos sentimentales
    Example sentences
    • Venezuela was chosen as his final destination for sentimental reasons - it's his mother's birthplace and where he grew up.
    • ‘All I had was a pink rattle that I kept for sentimental reasons,’ she said.
    • I still have a deep sentimental attachment to the union.
    Example sentences
    • I'm usually not very sentimental about old things that I don't use anymore.
    • The film isn't sentimental about death, the propagation of species, or other biological occurrences.
    • There is nothing crass or sentimental about these tales.
  • 2 (concerning emotions) (usually before noun) it had sentimental value
    tenía (un) valor sentimental
    a sentimental journey to the town where he was born
    un viaje nostálgico a su pueblo natal
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