HyperDic: schmalzy

English > 1 sense of the word schmalzy:
ADJECTIVEallschmalzy, bathetic, drippy, hokey, maudlin, mawkish, kitschy, mushy, schmaltzy, sentimental, sappy, soppy, soupy, slushyeffusively or insincerely emotional
English > schmalzy: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningeffusively or insincerely emotional.
Synonymsbathetic, drippy, hokey, maudlin, mawkish, kitschy, mushy, schmaltzy, sentimental, sappy, soppy, soupy, slushy
BroaderemotionalOf more than usual emotion
Spanishlloraduelos, llorica, remilgado, sensiblero, sentimentaloide
Catalanllagrimós, sentimental

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