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over-sentimental Line breaks: over-sentimen¦tal

Definition of over-sentimental in English:


Excessively emotional or nostalgic, especially in a superficial or self-indulgent way: being a kids' film, it is over-sentimental in parts an over-sentimental rewriting of history
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  • By rights, I shouldn't like this over-sentimental, middle-of-the-road tosh.
  • True, many were arch, whilst others were coy and over-sentimental.
  • The unhappy result was that one was left uncertain as to whether Bell was over-sentimental, or the orchestra was not sentimental enough.
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