Taylor Squared Celebrates Valentine's Day The release of Valentine's Day in February guaranteed a lot of sappy scenes.
Not in a sappy, ‘Oh my God I totally love you way,’ but in a way that reinforces other aspects of my personality.
He offered some sappy condolences, managed to look sad and sympathetic, then asked Leon to sign some forms.
"full of sap," Late Old English sæpig, from sæp (see sap (n.1)). Figurative sense of "foolishly sentimental" (1660s) may have developed from an intermediate sense of "wet, sodden" (late 15c.). Earlier, now obsolete, figurative senses were "full of vitality" (1550s) and "immature" (1620s).