Definitions for sentimentˈsɛn tə mənt

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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?"


  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

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Navajo Nation:

    Public sentiment was for stronger sentencing provisions.

  2. Greg McIntire:

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

  3. William Blackstone:

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

  4. Yutaka Miura:

    A weak yen and rising U.S. futures dominate market sentiment today.

  5. Peter Jankovskis:

    It's possible there's a sentiment that technology is turning the corner.

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