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English definition of “treacly”


adjective (FEELINGS)    /ˈtriː.kəl.i/ /-kli/ disapproving
too pleasant or kind , or expressing feelings of love in a false way: The film is spoilt by a slightly treacly sentimentality .Sentimental and over-emotional
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