Definition of Mushiness in English :

Define Mushiness in English

Mushiness meaning in English

Meaning of Mushiness in English

Pronunciation of Mushiness in English

Mushiness pronunciation in English

Pronounce Mushiness in English


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1. mushiness, pulpiness

a mushy pulpy softness

2. drippiness, mawkishness, mushiness, sentimentality, sloppiness, soupiness

falsely emotional in a maudlin way

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of mushiness
adjectiveWord forms: mushier or mushiest
soft and pulpy
2. informal
excessively sentimental or emotional

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adjectiveWord forms: ˈmushier or ˈmushiest
like mush; thick, soft, and yielding
poorly defined; blurry
the old recording had a mushy sound
2.  Informal
affectionate or sentimental in a maudlin fashion

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see synonyms of mushiness
adj. mush·i·er, mush·i·est
1. Resembling mush in consistency or firmness; soft: ate mushy food after her tooth was pulled.
2. Excessively tender or romantic; sentimental. See Synonyms at sentimental.
3. Poorly defined; indistinct or blurry: "The young man drew his head back slowly, as if adjusting a mushy focus" (Rosemary Mahoney).

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