sentimentalism Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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sentimentalismnoun [U]

uk   /ˌsen.tɪˈmen.təl.ɪ.zəm/  us   /-t̬əˈmen.t̬əl-/ (also sentimentality) formal disapproving
being ​sentimental: Caring for ​animals is not sentimentality - it ​reinforcesourrespect for ​life.
noun [C] uk   us   /-ɪst/
verb [T] disapproving (UK usually sentimentalise) uk   /-ˈmen.təl.aɪz/  us   /-ˈmen.t̬ə.laɪz/
Her ​book sentimentalizes ​parenthood and ​completelyignores the ​disadvantages of it.
(Definition of sentimentalism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sentimentalism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 感伤,多愁善感…
in Chinese (Traditional) 感傷,多愁善感…
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