Thesaurus / emphatic

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When Tom asked if he had better come down that evening and call, John was most emphatic in his refusal.

Polly's Business VentureLillian Elizabeth Roy

Squire William read it also, and gave it his most emphatic approval.

A Rose of a Hundred LeavesAmelia Edith Huddleston Barr

He should be taught this truth in an emphatic manner by those responsible for his education.

In the present instance the same ideas are reiterated with emphatic persistence, but little addition or variation.

"Not a word out of place from me, Miss Dyce," would he cry, emphatic.

BudNeil Munro

It showed in his quick, eager gestures and his emphatic manner.

The Guns of ShilohJoseph A. Altsheler

Miss Tranter's emphatic accents rang out sharply on the silence.

If "ride" is emphatic, it is because riding is being contrasted with walking or driving and so on.

Wherever slavery prevailed, or the effects of slavery were found, Dr. Livingstone's testimony against it was clear and emphatic.

We constantly receive warnings from within, but the voices are not unequivocal and emphatic enough to save us from ourselves.

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