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Definition 1: a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where sentiment or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • my opinion differs from yours
  • I am not of your persuasion
  • what are your thoughts on Haiti?

Synonyms for sentiment in the sense of this definition

(sentiment is a kind of ...) any cognitive content held as true

(... is a kind of sentiment ) a personal view

"he has an idea that we don't like him"

(... is a kind of sentiment ) an opinion formed by judging something

"he was reluctant to make his judgment known" "she changed her mind"

(... is a kind of sentiment ) opinion or judgment

"in the eyes of the law" "I was wrong in her eyes"

(... is a kind of sentiment ) an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence

"he did not even try to confirm his preconceptions"

(... is a kind of sentiment ) one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions

"they are at opposite poles" "they are poles apart"

(... is a kind of sentiment ) the opinion you hold with respect to political questions

Definition 2: tender, romantic, or nostalgic feeling or emotion - [noun denoting feeling]

(sentiment is a kind of ...) the experiencing of affective and emotional states

"she had a feeling of euphoria" "he had terrible feelings of guilt" "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"

(... is a kind of sentiment ) extravagant or affected feeling or emotion

(... is a kind of sentiment ) the sentimental feeling you have about someone you once loved but no longer do

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