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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a definite manner.

Usage examples (39)
  • It is emphatically the province and duty of the judicial department to say what the law is.
  • Adjective : a big, emphatic man; I must be emphatic about this particular. ,the emphatic beauty of sunset. ,It stands, like a great, stone dagger, emphatic...
  • The last time the government used such a term emphatically was during the Kargil war in
  • There are certain sentiments which we call emphatically human -- denying the honour of that name to those who lack them. for more
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