Characterized by bathos.
Marked by excessive displays of sentiment or enthusiasm.
Effusively sad or full of self-pity; extremely sentimental:
Excessively and objectionably sentimental.
Having, showing, or caused by strong or extravagant tenderness or sadness, often in an idealized way:
Affectedly or extravagantly emotional
Yielding readily to pressure or weight:
Watery and unappetizing:
(Informal) Thick and dank
Tending to be rainy or wet.
(Slang) Silly or foolish.
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