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Synonyms for sappy

Synonyms for sappy

abounding in sap

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You don't think, you just do," chirps one of the sappy, loved-up characters in Garry Marshall's sugar-coated tale of romance and heartbreak - an ensemble piece that suggests screenwriter Katherine Fugate has overdosed on Richard Curtis's comedy Love Actually and decided to pen her own version, set in the sun-baked streets of Los Angeles.
Not many guys would volunteer to watch something that super sappy.
First came Mark Sanford, plodding and parochial, suddenly waxing sappy about his Latina "soulmate.
Father and daughter have nice chemistry but are let down by a poor script, stupid slapstick, sappy sentimentality and far too much shrieking.
The old leaves at the neck of the onion should feel dry and thin, not soft and sappy.
It's not a sappy, love-at-first-sight story but instead really illustrates what makes a relationship click.
Set to the infernally tuneful songs of Harry Dubin and A1 Warren, these production numbers stand apart from the sappy, good-natured, backstage plots, in which pre-production code moral standards prevail (man and wife could then still share the same bed on celluloid).
Some of the voiceover by Morgan Freeman a bit sappy but overall, a great movie.
Still, if you can wade through the sappy reports of supposed miracles and the gushing of fellow sisters and other fans, readers will find some insight into the woman who, for better or worse, has shaped the church for the next generation.
Most reviews waxed and waned between giddy glee for these sodomites of the sagebrush and sappy salivation about The Tumescence in the Tent.
LOOSELY adapted from Nick Hornby's Fever Pitch, The Perfect Catch is a sappy romantic comedy set in the baseball-worshipping city of Boston.
Are sentimental songs and sappy traditions as sure as candy canes to send you into holiday season insulin shock?
ADAPTED from Nick Hornby's Fever Pitch, this is a sappy romantic comedy set in baseball-worshipping Boston.
Despite all the sappy accretions that one longs to scrape off the tale with a blunt knife, Peter Pan retains a near mythological power because of the truth at its heart.
It's kind of similar to early Vacant Lot, before they got all sappy and whiny, and played full steam, rockin' power pop, with an emphasis on the power over the pop.