from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Resembling mush in consistency or firmness; soft.
  • adjective Excessively tender or romantic; sentimental. synonym: sentimental.
  • adjective Poorly defined; indistinct or blurry.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Like mush; soft; pulpy; without fiber or firmness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Soft like mush; figuratively, good-naturedly weak and effusive; weakly sentimental.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective resembling or having the consistency of mush; semi-liquid, pasty, or granular
  • adjective soft; squishy
  • adjective overly sappy, corny, or cheesy

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having the consistency of mush
  • adjective effusively or insincerely emotional


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