mawkish Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈmɔː.kɪʃ/  us   /ˈmɑː-/
showingemotion or ​love in an ​awkward or ​silly way: The ​filmlapses into mawkish ​sentimentality near the end.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of mawkish from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mawkish”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无病呻吟的, 多愁善感的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無病呻吟的, 多愁善感的…
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