MAUDLIN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of maudlin
Definition:
a. tearfully sentimental; over-emotional; sickly-sentimental
Example:
One moment he was in maudlin tears and the next he was cracking some miserable joke about the disaster.
Sentence in Classic:
Bounderby went to bed, with a maudlin persuasion that he had been crossed in something tender, though he could not, for his life, have mentioned what it was.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context