tender, romantic, or nostalgic feeling or emotion
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?"
A general thought, feeling, or sense.
Origin: From sentiment, itself from sentimentum..
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
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
a sentence, or passage, considered as the expression of a thought; a maxim; a saying; a toast
sensibility; feeling; tender susceptibility
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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
Rank popularity for the word 'sentiment' in Nouns Frequency: #2851
The numerical value of sentiment in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of sentiment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Overall sentiment remains positive.
In terms of sentiment, investors are pretty wary.
Public sentiment was for stronger sentencing provisions.
This is just a sentiment shift outside of the U.S. for now.
Law is the embodiment of the moral sentiment of the people.
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