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1. mawkish

adjective. ['ˈmɔkɪʃ'] effusively or insincerely emotional.

Synonyms

  • schmaltzy
  • sentimental
  • emotional
  • schmalzy
  • bathetic
  • mushy
  • drippy
  • soppy
  • hokey
  • soupy
  • maudlin
  • slushy

Antonyms

  • tough
  • unemotionality
  • unmoving
  • unmoved

Etymology

  • -ish (English)
  • -ish (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mawk (English)
  • mawk (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Mawkish

  • hawkish
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