Sentimentality vs. Shmaltz: What's the Difference?
Sentimentality and Shmaltz Definitions
The quality or condition of being sentimental, especially excessively or extravagantly so.
(Yiddish) excessive sentimentality in art or music
A sentimental idea or an expression of it.
An act or state of being sentimental.
The quality or state of being sentimental.
Falsely emotional in a maudlin way
Extravagant or affected feeling or emotion