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Sentimentality synonyms

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A liking for sentimental things
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  1. A liking for sentimental things
  2. A predilection for the sentimental.
  3. (Philosophy) A view according to which morality is somehow grounded in moral sentiments or emotions.
Appeal to the emotions in literature or art; expression of delicate, sensitive feeling
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  1. Appeal to the emotions in literature or art; expression of delicate, sensitive feeling
  2. Tender or romantic feeling:
  3. Susceptibility to feeling or to emotional appeal; sensibility
Exaggeratedly emotional behavior; histrionics.
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  1. Exaggeratedly emotional behavior; histrionics.
  2. Melodramatic theatrical performance.
  3. Overemotional, exaggerated behavior calculated for effect.
An abrupt, presumably unintended juxtaposition of the exalted and the commonplace, producing a ludicrous effect.
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  1. An abrupt, presumably unintended juxtaposition of the exalted and the commonplace, producing a ludicrous effect.
  2. Insincere or grossly sentimental pathos:
  3. An abrupt, often ludicrous change from the lofty to the ordinary or trivial in writing or speech; unintentional anticlimax
Any sensational, extravagantly emotional situation, behavior, etc.
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  1. Any sensational, extravagantly emotional situation, behavior, etc.
  2. A drama, such as a play, film, or television program, characterized by exaggerated emotions, stereotypical characters, and interpersonal conflicts.
  3. Behavior or occurrences having melodramatic characteristics.
The quality of being maudlin.
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(Countable) The result or product of being trite.
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  1. (Countable) The result or product of being trite.
  2. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being trite.
The property of being mawkish.
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The state or quality of being emotional.
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  1. The state or quality of being emotional.
The characteristic of being mushy.
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  1. The characteristic of being mushy.
The property of being gushy.
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  1. The property of being gushy.
  1. Overly sentimental and exaggerated pathos.
  2. An abrupt change in style, usually from high to low; an unintended transition of style; an anticlimax.
  3. An abrupt, often ludicrous change from the lofty to the ordinary or trivial in writing or speech; unintentional anticlimax
The property of being mawkish.
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(Philosophy) A view according to which morality is somehow grounded in moral sentiments or emotions.
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  1. (Philosophy) A view according to which morality is somehow grounded in moral sentiments or emotions.
  2. The habit, quality, or condition of being sentimental
  3. A liking for sentimental things
Something thick, soft, and pulpy.
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  1. Something thick, soft, and pulpy.
  2. A journey, especially by dogsled.
  3. A thick porridge made by boiling meal, esp. cornmeal, in water or milk
The characteristic of being mushy.
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  1. The characteristic of being mushy.
Banal or excessive sentimentalism
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  1. Banal or excessive sentimentalism
  2. Highly sentimental and banal music, literature, etc.
  3. Liquid fat, especially chicken fat.
(Uncountable) The property of being sloppy.
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  1. (Uncountable) The property of being sloppy.
  2. (Countable) The result or product of being sloppy.
The property of being sappy.
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  1. The property of being sappy.
Find another word for sentimentality. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sentimentality, like: sentimentalism, sentiment, melodramatics, bathos, melodrama, maudlinness, triteness, mawkishness, emotionalness, mushiness and gushiness.