from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To imbue or regard with sentiment; be sentimental about.
- intransitive v. To behave in a sentimental manner.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To give a sentimental feel to.
- v. To think or act in a sentimental manner, or like a sentimentalist; to affect exquisite sensibility.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To regard in a sentimental manner.
- intransitive v. To think or act in a sentimental manner, or like a sentimentalist; to affect exquisite sensibility.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To indulge in sentiment; talk sentiment; play the sentimentalist.
- To render sentimental; give a sentimental character to.
- Also spelled sentimentalise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. act in a sentimental way or indulge in sentimental thoughts or expression
- v. make (someone or something) sentimental or imbue with sentimental qualities
- v. look at with sentimentality or turn into an object of sentiment
sentimental + -ize (Wiktionary)