Related formso·ver·sen·ti·men·tal·ism, noun
Examples from the Web for sentimentalism
It is more than the mere piece of sentimentalism which it may seem to some readers.
Instead they took refuge in sentimentalism and in remote times and places.A History of American Literature|Percy H. Boynton
If their sentimentalism is sometimes wearisome, it is grounded on genuine feeling and expressed with passionate eloquence.
In former days people were less besmeared with sentimentalism.A Mummer's Tale|Anatole France
I know what you are thinking: that you will refuse to work with me because—because of a foolish Anglo-Saxon sentimentalism!Caravans By Night|Harry Hervey