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23:37 Dec 10, 2003
English to Chinese translations [PRO] Art/Literary
English term or phrase:mushy
DON'T write a mushy card or give any cutesy gifts unless the relationship is serious and stable.
Explanation: Collins Concise English Dictionary
mushy = 1 like mush; thick and soft 2 (Colloq) maudlin and sentimental
Longman Active Study English-Chinese Dictionary
maudlin = stupidly sad, probably because of drinking too much alcohol (酒后)伤感的
sentimental 1 having or coming from tender feelings rather than reasonable or practical ones 感情(上)的 2 showing too much of such feelings, especially of a weak or silly kind 多愁善感的;感伤的 eg sentimental love stories 伤感的爱情故事
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