Bathos Definition | What is Bathos? - PoetrySoup
[n] a change from a serious subject to a disappointing one
[n] triteness or triviality of style
[n] insincere pathos
The descent from the sublime to the ridiculous. This expression comes from Pope's satire Peri Bathous, or the Art of Sinking (1727).
close, closing, conclusion, end, ending, expressive style, sentimentality, story, style