English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'soppy'

(adjective) 
Definition
foolishly sentimental
(British, informal)  She loves soppy love stories.
Synonyms
sentimental
It's a very sentimental play.
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corny (slang)
a corny old love song
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slushy (informal)
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soft (informal)
They were wary of him, thinking he was soft in the head.
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daft (informal)
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weepy (informal)
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mawkish
a sentimental plot with an inevitable mawkish ending
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drippy (informal)
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lovey-dovey
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schmaltzy (slang)
A schmaltzy weep-along if ever there was one!
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icky (informal)
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gushy (informal)
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overemotional
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three-hankie (informal)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of corny
Definition
unoriginal or oversentimental
a corny old love song
Synonyms
cheesy (informal),
mushy (informal),
slushy (informal),
schmaltzy (slang)
in the sense of gushy
Synonyms
over the top,
icky (informal),
overenthusiastic
in the sense of mawkish
Definition
foolishly or embarrassingly sentimental
a sentimental plot with an inevitable mawkish ending
Synonyms
mushy (informal),
soppy (British, informal),
slushy (informal),
schmaltzy (slang),
icky (informal),
gushy (informal),
three-hankie (informal)

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