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adjective emphatic pronunciation in American English /emˈfætɪk/
  1. 1
    said or shown in a very strong, clear way
    He refused my offer with an emphatic shake of the head.
    1. a.
      making your meaning very clear because you have very strong feelings about a situation or subject
      emphatic about: He was pretty emphatic about me leaving.
      emphatic that: The president was emphatic that there would be no negotiating with the terrorists.

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