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synonyms for emphatic

  • assertive
  • categorical
  • confident
  • definite
  • definitive
  • energetic
  • explicit
  • forceful
  • impressive
  • pronounced
  • resounding
  • sober
  • sure
  • telling
  • unmistakable
  • vigorous
  • absolute
  • accented
  • assured
  • certain
  • cogent
  • decided
  • determined
  • direct
  • distinct
  • dogmatic
  • dynamic
  • earnest
  • express
  • flat
  • for a face
  • forcible
  • important
  • marked
  • momentous
  • no mistake
  • pointed
  • positive
  • potent
  • powerful
  • significant
  • solemn
  • stressed
  • striking
  • strong
  • trenchant
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antonyms for emphatic

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  • ambiguous
  • equivocal
  • idle
  • impotent
  • inactive
  • indefinite
  • indistinct
  • ineffective
  • inexact
  • insignificant
  • lethargic
  • obscure
  • uncertain
  • unconfident
  • unimportant
  • unsure
  • vague
  • weak
  • reserved
  • understated
  • unpronounced
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How to use emphatic in a sentence

For the British grassroots initiative RunEqual, the answer to that question is an emphatic “yes.”
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Louis Vuitton’s Fall 2021 menswear show was an emphatic note to self.
VIRGIL ABLOH BRINGS LOUIS VUITTON HOME WITH FALL MENSWEARNANDI HOWARDJANUARY 22, 2021ESSENCE.COM
From Miami to Manhattan, hospital leaders and public officials have been equally emphatic.
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In expressing emphatic support for the protests, the West meanwhile ignores Beijing’s hard-wired national security fears over Hong Kong.
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Hanging over the process is the fact that Netanyahu's emphatic rejection of any deal in 2015 effectively sidelined Israel as Barack Obama sealed the previous deal.
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The Mountaineers took the lead on their next possession, but then Maryland began its emphatic response.
MARYLAND FACES ITS FIRST TEST AGAINST MOUNT ST. MARY’S AND PASSES WITH FLYING COLORSEMILY GIAMBALVONOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
That’s a lot of people, many at the scene of reported events, offering emphatic, unequivocal, on-record denials.
DID TRUMP CALL US WAR DEAD “LOSERS” AND “SUCKERS”? THE CONTROVERSY, EXPLAINED.ALEX WARDSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
He sang the words with an odd, emphatic slowness, turning to look at Lettice between the phrases.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The merest acquaintance would have said something more emphatic than "I will, thank you; good-by," to such a request.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He had the military trick of putting an emphatic order in the fewest and simplest words.
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WORDS RELATED TO EMPHATIC

  • absolute
  • assured
  • certain
  • confident
  • decided
  • decisive
  • demanding
  • dogmatic
  • domineering
  • emphatic
  • firm
  • forceful
  • forward
  • insistent
  • militant
  • overbearing
  • positive
  • pushy
  • self-assured
  • self-confident
  • strong-willed
  • sure
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