sentimentalist

[sen-tuh-men-tl-ist]
noun
one given to sentiment or sentimentality.

Origin:
1770–80; sentimental + -ist

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sentimentalism (ˌsɛntɪˈmɛntəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the state or quality of being sentimental
2.  an act, statement, etc, that is sentimental
 
sentimentalist
 
n

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The author is no sentimentalist, however, concerned only about the plight of criminals.
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