Definitions for sentimentˈsɛn tə mənt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sentiment

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sentiment(noun)

    tender, romantic, or nostalgic feeling or emotion

  2. opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view, thought(noun)

    a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty

    "my opinion differs from yours"; "I am not of your persuasion"; "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"

Wiktionary

  1. sentiment(Noun)

    A general thought, feeling, or sense.

  2. Origin: From sentiment, itself from sentimentum..

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sentiment(adj)

    a thought prompted by passion or feeling; a state of mind in view of some subject; feeling toward or respecting some person or thing; disposition prompting to action or expression

  2. Sentiment(adj)

    hence, generally, a decision of the mind formed by deliberation or reasoning; thought; opinion; notion; judgment; as, to express one's sentiments on a subject

  3. Sentiment(adj)

    a sentence, or passage, considered as the expression of a thought; a maxim; a saying; a toast

  4. Sentiment(adj)

    sensibility; feeling; tender susceptibility

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sentiment

    sen′ti-ment, n. a thought occasioned by feeling: opinion: judgment: sensibility: feeling: a thought expressed in words: a maxim: a toast: emotion: an exhibition of feeling, as in literature or art: (pl., phren.) the second division of the moral faculties.—adj. Sentimen′tal, having or abounding in sentiments or reflections: having an excess of sentiment or feeling: affectedly tender.—v.t. Sentimen′talise, to talk sentiment.—ns Sentimen′talism, Sentimental′ity, quality of being sentimental: affectation of fine feeling; Sentimen′talist, one who affects sentiment or fine feeling: one guided by mere sentiment: one who regards sentiment as more important than reason.—adv. Sentimen′tally. [Fr.,—Late L.,—L. sentīre, to feel.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sentiment' in Nouns Frequency: #2851

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sentiment in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sentiment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Markus Huber:

    Overall sentiment remains positive.

  2. Peter Cecchini:

    In terms of sentiment, investors are pretty wary.

  3. Navajo Nation:

    Public sentiment was for stronger sentencing provisions.

  4. Greg McIntire:

    This is just a sentiment shift outside of the U.S. for now.

  5. William Blackstone:

    Law is the embodiment of the moral sentiment of the people.

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