Word of the Day: maudlin

Pronunciation: [mawd-lin]

Definition(s): tearfully or weakly emotional; foolishly sentimental:

Part of Speech: adjective

Sentence: Her whole world crumbled when her life partner passed away, and her forceful jerking and maudlin tears proved it.

Synonyms: weeping, sentimental, mawkish

Antonyms: unemotional

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