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Definition of Mawkishness

Mawkishness
Mawkishness Mawk"ish*ness, n. The quality or state of being mawkish. --J. H. Newman.

Meaning of Mawkishness from wikipedia

- the end... even Richardson and Sprouse can't fully overcome the clumsy mawkishness around them." Responses from the cystic fibrosis community have been...
- her best [...] tone to sell hokey lines" in a series it described as "mawkish and overwrought." She took on the leading female role in the French action...
- nomination. Chris Nashawaty of Entertainment W****ly criticised it as "mawkish and melodramatic" but commended Winslet for adding layers to her p****ive...
- Dan Fienberg of The Hollywood Reporter panned the show, calling it "a mawkish, grating, broadly pla**** chip off the Full House block". He also added...
- Such book reviews achieved for the novel a "certain notoriety for being 'mawkish and nauseous', 'unclean', 'effeminate' and 'contaminating'." Such moralistic...
- expressed the opinion that "It has become an embarr****ing memory, like a mawkish, self-pitying teenage entry in a diary ... we cringe to think about it...
- and even humorously with a difficult situation without descending into mawkishness." In general, The Guardian faulted the Daily Mail for suggesting that...
- butchers for his own life and the lives of his American comrades verges on to mawkish twaddle." New York Times: "Tom Skeyhill, Author, Dies in Plane Crash",...
- mine." Suhani Singh from India Today noted that she is the "star in this mawkish coming-of-age story", while Stutee Ghosh of The Quint wrote that "Manisha...
- all the girls he's loved before—and to Streep, who alchemizes literary mawkishness into intelligent movie p****ion." The film tied with Goodbye South, Goodbye...
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