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sentimentalist

[sen-tuh-men-tl-ist] /ˌsɛn təˈmɛn tl ɪst/
noun
1.
one given to sentiment or sentimentality.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; sentimental + -ist
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  • The author is no sentimentalist, however, concerned only about the plight of criminals.
Word Origin and History for sentimentalist
n.

1768, from sentimental + -ist.

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