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Reason in economics has given way to sentiment and emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The trouble is that this is a recipe for instability and the rise of nationalist sentiment. The Sun (2012)Such dismal consumer sentiment may come as a surprise to retailers. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The academy became host to people who shared similar sentiments and many were keen to express them. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He said that negative sentiment could continue throughout the week. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His clear guidance was credited with stabilising economic sentiment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She took a breezy attitude to religious sentiment. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Nationalist sentiment also entails reluctance to acknowledge obvious facts. THE FOUR NATIONS: A History of the United Kingdom (2002)Other men in the town expressed similar sentiments. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His lack of religious sentiment was the principal source of discord with his wife. DEVASTATING EDEN: The Search for Utopia in America (2004)You need other stuff, like risk appetite and sentiment and emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But don't you think sentiment may be carried too far? Wives and Daughters (1864)As a contrarian, he sees negative sentiment as a buy signal. Times, Sunday Times (2006)German economic sentiment is forecast to have edged up slightly in September. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The Japanese have also historically had a warm sentiment for a country seen as quietly friendly to them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This, of course, is hardly a revolutionary sentiment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Sentiment in the country 's residential sector has improved sharply this year, with house prices rising and sales transaction volumes increasing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A closely followed index of German business sentiment failed to live up to expectations, deepening the cloud over the global economy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I think I have hurt the sentiments of my people. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'sentiment'
British English: sentiment NOUN
A sentiment that people have is an attitude which is based on their thoughts and feelings.
Public sentiment rapidly turned against him.
Definition of sentiment from the Collins English Dictionary
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