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Definition of "sentimentalist" []

  • A person who is sentimental. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sentimentalist" in a sentence
  • "Ordinary men will always be sentimentalists: for a sentimentalist is simply a man who has feelings and does not trouble to invent a new way of expressing them."
  • "Page 279 he can hardly be called a sentimentalist, as Greeley was, and there is nothing but sentiment - gush and gammon - in the proposed League of Nations."
  • "LOOKING at Mr. Thackeray’s writings as a whole, he would be more truthfully described as a sentimentalist than as a cynic."