sentimentalise
British variant of sentimentalize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sentimentalise — (Brit.) v. treat sentimentally, ascribe sentimental qualities; behave sentimentally, express exaggerated emotions (also sentimentalize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sentimentalise — v. (D; intr.) to sentimentalise about, over …   Combinatory dictionary

  • sentimentalise — sentimental ► ADJECTIVE 1) deriving from or prone to feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia. 2) having or arousing such feelings in an exaggerated and self indulgent way. ● sentimental value Cf. ↑sentimental value DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • sentimentalise — [c]/sɛntəˈmɛntəlaɪz/ (say sentuh mentuhluyz) verb (sentimentalised, sentimentalising) –verb (i) 1. to indulge in sentiment. –verb (t) 2. to render sentimental, as a person, etc. 3. to be sentimental over; turn into an object of sentiment. Also,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sentimentalise — verb 1. make (someone or something) sentimental or imbue with sentimental qualities Too much poetry sentimentalizes the mind These experiences have sentimentalized her • Syn: ↑sentimentalize • Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify …   Useful english dictionary

  • sentimentalised — sentimentalise (Brit.) v. treat sentimentally, ascribe sentimental qualities; behave sentimentally, express exaggerated emotions (also sentimentalize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sentimentalises — sentimentalise (Brit.) v. treat sentimentally, ascribe sentimental qualities; behave sentimentally, express exaggerated emotions (also sentimentalize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sentimentalising — sentimentalise (Brit.) v. treat sentimentally, ascribe sentimental qualities; behave sentimentally, express exaggerated emotions (also sentimentalize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sentimentalize — verb 1. look at with sentimentality or turn into an object of sentiment (Freq. 1) Don t sentimentalize the past events • Syn: ↑sentimentalise • Derivationally related forms: ↑sentimentalisation (for: ↑sentim …   Useful english dictionary

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