- A thought prompted by passion or feeling; a state of
mind in view of some subject; feeling toward or respecting some person
or thing; disposition prompting to action or expression. - Hence, generally, a decision of the mind formed by
deliberation or reasoning; thought; opinion; notion; judgment; as, to
express one's sentiments on a subject. - A sentence, or passage, considered as the expression of
a thought; a maxim; a saying; a toast. - Sensibility; feeling; tender susceptibility.