a. 1. sentimental, arousing tender sensibilities. Pilikulang sintimintal nga nakapahílak, A sentimental picture that made me cry; 2. having a sad expression on the face; v. 1. be, become sentimental; 2. put on a sad face. Nagsintimintal siya kay napildi sa madyung, He is wearing a long face because he lost in mahjong. -ista a. characterized by being sentimental.