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Synonyms for emphatic
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emphatic, emphasized, emphasised(adj)

    spoken with emphasis

    "an emphatic word"

    emphasized, exclamatory, emphasised, forceful

    unassertive, unstressed, forceless, unforceful

  2. emphatic, exclamatory(adj)

    sudden and strong

    "an emphatic no"

    emphasized, exclamatory, emphasised, forceful

    unstressed, unforceful, forceless, unassertive

  3. emphatic, forceful(adj)

    forceful and definite in expression or action

    "the document contained a particularly emphatic guarantee of religious liberty"

    emphasized, exclamatory, emphasised, forceful

    forceless, unassertive, unstressed, unforceful

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. emphatic

    earnest, forcible, strong, energetic, impressive, positive, important, special, egregious, consummate

    mild, unemphatic, cool, unimpassioned, unimportant, ordinary, unnoticeable, commonplace

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. emphatic(a.)

    expressive, significant, categorical, strong, forcible, energetic

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    categorical, pompous, strong

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How to use emphatic in a sentence?

  1. Cheryl Mills:

    (Clinton) was pretty emphatic about wanting whatever to be done and whatever were assets that could be deployed, if that was both effective and possible to be done.

  2. The IEA:

    Although we do not formally forecast OPEC oil production, in a scenario whereby Iran adds 600,000 bpd to the market by mid-year and other members maintain current output, global oil supply could exceed demand by 1.5 million bpd in the first half of 2016, while the pace of stock-building eases in the second half of the year as supply from non-OPEC producers falls, unless something changes, the oil market could drown in over-supply. So the answer to our question is an emphatic yes. It could go lower.

  3. Martha Ordonez:

    The law sends a very direct and emphatic message to perpetrators of femicide.

  4. Donald Trump:

    If current trends continue, the last wild African elephants and rhinos will be killed before my daughter Charlotte reaches her 25th birthday, the question is: can we be bothered to do our bit? By signing this declaration, you, the leaders of some of the most important transportation companies and agencies on earth are answering with an emphatic, 'yes'.

  5. President Juan Hernandez:

    Clearly, in this kind of work there can always be imperfections and inappropriate methods used, but we have been emphatic that in the struggle against violence we will not tolerate rights violations.

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