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Definition 1: act in a sentimental way or indulge in sentimental thoughts or expression - [verb of body]

Synonyms for sentimentalize in the sense of this definition

(sentimentalize is a kind of ...) behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself

"You should act like an adult" "Don't behave like a fool" "What makes her do this way?" "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"

Definition 2: look at with sentimentality or turn into an object of sentiment - [verb of change]

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

  • Don't sentimentalize the past events

Synonyms for sentimentalize in the sense of this definition

(sentimentalize is a kind of ...) represent falsely

"This statement misrepresents my intentions"

Definition 3: make (someone or something) sentimental or imbue with sentimental qualities - [verb of change]

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

  • Too much poetry sentimentalizes the mind
  • These experiences have sentimentalized her

Synonyms for sentimentalize in the sense of this definition

(sentimentalize is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

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