Mawkish and Wet

Mawkish

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Mawkish adjective – Appealing to the emotions in an obvious and tiresome way.
Usage example: a mawkish plea for donations to the charity

Wet and mawkish are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Wet" instead an adjective "Mawkish".
Nearby Word: mawkishly
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Wet

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Wet adjective – Appealing to the emotions in an obvious and tiresome way.
Usage example: things get more than a little wet during the opera's big death scene

Mawkish and wet are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Mawkish" instead an adjective "Wet".
Nearby Words: wetness, wetting
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