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2 definitions found
 for schmaltzy
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  schmaltzy
      adj 1: effusively or insincerely emotional; "a bathetic novel";
             "maudlin expressions of sympathy"; "mushy effusiveness";
             "a schmaltzy song"; "sentimental soap operas"; "slushy
             poetry" [syn: bathetic, drippy, hokey, maudlin,
             mawkish, kitschy, mushy, schmaltzy, schmalzy,
             sentimental, soppy, soupy, slushy]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  22 Moby Thesaurus words for "schmaltzy":
     bathetic, beery, cloying, gooey, gushing, maudlin, mawkish, mushy,
     namby-pamby, nostalgic, nostomanic, oversentimental,
     oversentimentalized, romantic, sappy, sentimental, sentimentalized,
     sloppy, soft, sticky, tear-jerking, teary
  
  

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