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given to or marked by sentiment or sentimentality

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'You have had no former cause of complaint on the sentimental score, Alfred, and you will have none in future.
'Why, confound the woman,' exclaimed Lammle, 'she IS sentimental!
Laurie's a nice boy and I like him, and I won't have any sentimental stuff about compliments and such rubbish.
For two days I fought against the strong desire to go there that had suddenly seized me, and assured myself that I would not go, that it would be absurd to go, undignified, sentimental, and silly, that I did not know them and would be in an awkward position, and that I was old enough to know better.
"Come, Elizabeth," said I to myself impatiently, "are you actually growing sentimental over your governesses?
No, no, ladies dear, be always sentimental and soft-hearted, as you are--be the soothing butter to our coarse dry bread.
It is the technical, as distinguished from the sentimental, "good-bye." Henceforth he has done with the coast astern of his ship.
There are scenes of all sorts; some dreadful combats, some grand and lofty horse-riding, some scenes of high life, and some of very middling indeed; some love-making for the sentimental, and some light comic business; the whole accompanied by appropriate scenery and brilliantly illuminated with the Author's own candles.
Romanticism showed itself partly in the supremacy of the Sentimental Comedy and in the great share taken by Sentimentalism in the development of the novel, of both of which we shall speak hereafter; but its fullest and most steadily progressive manifestation was in non-dramatic poetry.
But the most distinctive and predominant forms of the middle and latter half of the century were, first, the Sentimental Comedy, whose origin may be roughly assigned to Steele, and, second, the domestic melodrama, which grew out of it.
They made off with cash, a Samsung television and jewellery with sentimental value, including rings and Pandora charms.
Police in appeal to recover stolen ring AN engagement ring with "a great deal of sentimental value" was allegedly snatched while its owner was swimming.
A schoolgirl who helped reunite a pensioner with stolen sentimental items has been nominated for a top policing award.
On Friday, April 26, with the World Premiere of "Sentimental Journey: A Musical Tale of Love and War," Lehman will take the stage at Lake Forest's Citadel Theatre to tell a story of his own family in his own words.
'Hindi ko ipagkakaila, syempre si FPJ pa rin, iyon ang naaalala ng mga tao, lalo na sa probinsya, very sentimental ang mga tao dun (I will not deny it, of course, FPJ is still remembered by many in the provinces, they are very sentimental),' Poe told reporters during her campaign stop in Rizal province.