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sentiment

noun [U] (FEELINGS)    /ˈsen.tɪ.mənt/ US  /-t̬ə-/ often disapproving
gentle feelings such as sympathy, love, etc., especially when considered to be silly or not suitable: The film is flawed by slightly treacly sentiment.Feelings - general words
(Definition of sentiment noun (FEELINGS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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