Synonyms of bathetic
mawkishYou can describe something as mawkish when you think it is sentimental and silly.
• a sentimental plot with an inevitable mawkish ending
sentimentalemotionalfeeblemushy (informal)soppy (British, informal)maudlinslushy (informal)schmaltzy (slang)icky (informal)gushy (informal)three-hankie (informal)
sentimentalSomeone or something that is sentimental feels or shows pity or love, sometimes to an extent that is considered exaggerated and foolish.
• It's a very sentimental play.
romantictouchingemotionaltenderpatheticnostalgicsloppy (informal)tearfulcorny (slang)impressionablemushy (informal)maudlinsimperingweepy (informal)slushy (informal)mawkishtear-jerking (informal)drippy (informal)schmaltzy (slang)icky (informal)gushy (informal)soft-heartedoveremotionaldewy-eyedthree-hankie (informal)
Thesaurus for bathetic from the Collins English Thesaurus