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Adjective
Appealing to the emotions in an obvious and tiresome way
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“The film is sentimental but rarely cloying.”
Adjective
Sickly-sweet
Adjective
Complimentary or flattering to an excessive degree
Adjective
Able to make a way through or into something
Adjective
Boring
Adjective
(of a flavor or color) Rich or intense
Adjective
Arousing revulsion or strong indignation
Adjective
Containing much seasoning, fat, or sugar
Verb
Present participle for disgust or sicken (someone) with an excess of sweetness, richness, or sentiment
“That the nostalgic bent can lapse into cloying sentimentality is obvious.”
Verb
Present participle for overfill
Verb
Present participle for to fill up or choke up
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