from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A grossly sentimental story, drama, or performance.

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  • noun informal A sad or emotionally charged film or other dramatic work, sometimes exceeding the limits of necessity and/or believability.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an excessively sentimental narrative


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