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Definition of treacle noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

treacle

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈtrikl//
 
[uncountable] (disapproving)
 
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a way of talking about emotions that is annoying because it is too sentimental Hollywood treacle
NAmE//ˈtrikli//
 
adjective treacly sentimentality
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: treacle