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sentimentalize

sen·ti·men·tal·ize

sentimentalize

 
pronunciation:
sen t men t laIz
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: sentimentalized, sentimentalizes, sentimentalizing
definition: to act in a sentimental way.
He sentimentalized about his childhood.
similar words:
gush
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to regard or treat sentimentally.
He still sentimentalizes his failed marriage.