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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishschmaltzyschmaltz‧y /ˈʃmɔːltsi, ˈʃmæltsi $ ˈʃmɒːltsi, ˈʃmɑːltsi/ adjective informal  EMOTIONALa schmaltzy piece of music, book etc deals with emotions such as love and sadness in a way that seems silly and not serious enough a schmaltzy love songschmaltz noun [uncountable]
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schmaltzyIn the background schmaltzy music played softly.However, the schmaltzy parts, near the end, work like a charm.
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