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tearjerker in Literature topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtearjerkertear‧jerk‧er /ˈtɪəˌdʒɜːkə $ ˈtɪrˌdʒɜːrkər/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 informalAMFALEMOTIONAL a film, book, or story that is very sad and makes you cry
Examples from the Corpus
tearjerkerHis latest movie is a typical Hollywood tearjerker.