[sen-tuh-men-tl-ahyz] /ˌsɛn təˈmɛn tlˌaɪz/
verb (used without object), sentimentalized, sentimentalizing.
to indulge in sentiment.
verb (used with object), sentimentalized, sentimentalizing.
to view (someone or something) sentimentally:
He sentimentalized the relationship until all real meaning was lost.
to make sentimental or behave sentimentally
adjective 1. expressive of or appealing to sentiment, especially the tender emotions and feelings, as love, pity, or nostalgia: a sentimental song. 2. pertaining to or dependent on sentiment: We kept the old photograph for purely sentimental reasons. 3. weakly emotional; mawkishly susceptible or tender: the sentimental Victorians. 4. characterized by or showing sentiment or […]
- Sentimental value
noun 1. the value of an article in terms of its sentimental associations for a particular person
noun 1. an attitude toward something; regard; opinion. 2. a mental feeling; emotion: a sentiment of pity. 3. refined or tender emotion; manifestation of the higher or more refined feelings. 4. exhibition or manifestation of feeling or sensibility, or appeal to the tender emotions, in literature, art, or music. 5. a thought influenced by or […]
noun 1. a person or thing that watches or stands as if watching. 2. a soldier stationed as a guard to challenge all comers and prevent a surprise attack: to stand sentinel. 3. Digital Technology. tag1 (def 9a). verb (used with object), sentineled, sentineling or (especially British) sentinelled, sentinelling. 4. to watch over or guard […]