sentimentalist

[ sen-tuh-men-tl-ist ]
/ ˌsɛn təˈmɛn tl ɪst /
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noun

one given to sentiment or sentimentality.

Nearby words

  1. sentiently,
  2. sentiment,
  3. sentimental,
  4. sentimental value,
  5. sentimentalism,
  6. sentimentality,
  7. sentimentalize,
  8. sentimentally,
  9. sentinel,
  10. sentinel animal

Origin of sentimentalist

First recorded in 1770–80; sentimental + -ist

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Word Origin and History for sentimentalist

sentimentalist

n.

1768, from sentimental + -ist.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper