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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.

  2. 2
    with a very clear result that no one can argue about

    an emphatic win/victory/defeat

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