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maudlin
used in The Fountainhead

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effusively sad — especially after drinking too much alcohol
  • But the Wynand papers had no policy, save that of reflecting the greatest prejudices of the greatest number, and this made for an erratic direction, but a recognizable direction, nevertheless: toward the inconsistent, the irresponsible, the trite and the maudlin.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (77% in)

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