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Bathos

Ba´thos   Pronunciation: bā´thǒs
n.1.(Rhet.) A ludicrous descent from the elevated to the low, in writing or speech; anticlimax.
Noun1.bathos - triteness or triviality of style
2.bathos - insincere pathos
Synonyms: mawkishness
3.bathos - a change from a serious subject to a disappointing one
Synonyms: anticlimax
anticlimax, bleeding heart, cloyingness, comedown, goo, hearts-and-flowers, heaviness, heaviness of heart, heavy heart, heavyheartedness, maudlinness, mush, mushiness, namby-pamby, namby-pambyism, namby-pambyness, nostalgia, nostomania, oversentimentalism, oversentimentality, pathos, romanticism, sadheartedness, sadness, sentiment, sentimentalism, sentimentality, slop, sloppiness, soap opera, sob story, sweetness and light, tearjerker
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Bathetic
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Bathing
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Bathmism
batholite
batholith
batholithic
batholitic
Bathometer
Bathorse
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bathrobe
bathroom
bathroom cleaner
bathroom fixture
bathroom tissue
bathtub
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Bathtubs
bathyal
bathyal district
bathyal zone
Bathybius
Bathyergidae
Bathyergus
Bathygraphic
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