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Antonyms of MAWKISH
Examples of usage:
  1. Wine soaked and softened rolled pith of bread mustard a moment mawkish cheese. - "Ulysses" by James Joyce
  2. There is so much mawkish rubbish talked and written about such persons. - "Amabel Channice" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  3. Either a morbid sensibility, which I despise, or a mawkish affectation, which I detest, injures the tone of your mind, and the truth of your character. - "Ellen Middleton--A Tale" by Georgiana Fullerton
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