Thesaurus / vehement


He wasn’t out-and-out fired, but there’s little question that his departure was the result that Times management wanted, after all the vehement staff objections and the public criticism.SOME JOURNALISTS ARE DEBATING WHEN IT’S OKAY TO USE THE N-WORD. BUT THIS ONE SHOULD BE EASY.MARGARET SULLIVANFEBRUARY 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
SANDAG will hire another law firm to determine whether there was anything illegal found in the audit, which has been a source of vehement disagreement.POLITICS REPORT: AUDIT DAY AT SANDAGSCOTT LEWIS AND ANDREW KEATTSSEPTEMBER 19, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Bahadur Shah held out against the vehement urging of his daughter aided now by the counsel of her brothers.THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
His largesses were abundant, and the uproar of vehement thanksgiving, was ever on the watch from the venal multitude.THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The intense yearning in his heart threatened any minute to burst forth in vehement speech, almost in action.THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Still the vehement voices of the brown fellahîn at work by the shadûf rose unwearied along the Nile.BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
On him, it is said, the King turned with vehement indignation, charging him even with treason and double-dealing.KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
Many of the Girondists in the Assembly gave vehement but unavailing utterance to their execration of the massacres.MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Her lips move, and I feel her warm breath on my cheek; but, without uttering a word, she bursts into vehement weeping.PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
For there was vehement party feeling and hot discussion in ecclesiastical matters.THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURYCHARLES J. ABBEY AND JOHN H. OVERTON


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