Monday, June 9, 2014

Maudlin

Maudlin [ MAWD-lin ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. tearfully or weakly emotional
2.mawkish or sentimental especially under the influence of alcohol
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The singer's maudlin love ballads made him hugely popular with women.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 One of the best impassioned outcries comes from a maudlin columnist in the Salt Lake City Tribune.