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schmaltz

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schmaltznoun
alsoschmalz/ˈʃmɑːlts/
schmaltz
noun
also schmalz /ˈʃmɑːlts/
Learner's definition of SCHMALTZ  
[noncount]informal + disapproving
: music, art, etc., that is very sad or romantic in usually a foolish or exaggerated way

— schmaltzy

/ˈʃmɑːltsi/adjective,schmaltzier; schmaltziest[also more schmaltzy; most schmaltzy]
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