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    bathos

    bathos - Dictionary definition and meaning for word bathos

    Definition
    (noun) triteness or triviality of style Definition
    (noun) insincere pathos
    Synonyms : mawkishness
    Definition
    (noun) a change from a serious subject to a disappointing one
    Synonyms : anticlimax
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BATHOS means descent from elevated to ordinary. so pronounce as BATH+SOap which at first is very odorant and gradually becomes ordinary with use. this mnemonic helped me remember the word

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