What does emphatic mean?

Definitions for emphatic
ɛmˈfæt ɪkem·phat·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emphatic, emphasized, emphasisedadjective

    spoken with emphasis

    "an emphatic word"

  2. emphatic, exclamatoryadjective

    sudden and strong

    "an emphatic no"

  3. emphatic, forcefuladjective

    forceful and definite in expression or action

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

Wiktionary

  1. emphaticnoun

    an emphatic consonant

  2. emphaticadjective

    Characterized by emphasis.

  3. emphaticadjective

    Stated with conviction.

    He gave me an emphatic no when I asked him out.

  4. emphaticadjective

    belonging to set of English tense forms comprising the auxiliary verb do + an infinitive without to

  5. emphaticadjective

    of obstruent consonants in Semitic languages.

  6. Etymology: From ἐμφατικός, from (English emphasis), from ἐμφαίνω, from ἐν + φαίνω.

ChatGPT

  1. emphatic

    Emphatic refers to expressing something with strong emphasis or forcefulness; giving a strong or clear expression to thoughts, feelings, or statements. This term can also denote a type of stress in speech or writing that gives particular importance or attention to a word or phrase.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emphaticadjective

    alt. of Emphatical

Wikidata

  1. Emphatic

    Emphatic is an American hard rock band from Omaha, currently signed with Epochal/Capitol Records. Their major label debut record Damage for Atlantic reached No. 9 on Billboard Top Heatseekers chart in 2011. The new album Another Life was released on October 22, 2013. The lead single from the album, "Remember Me", released on August 20, 2013, has reached Top 40 on U.S active rock and mainstream rock charts. Only days prior to its release, the album is streaming in its entirety exclusively at Revolver Magazine website.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emphatic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emphatic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of emphatic in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Trevor Lawrence:

    We got tested, i think we passed.It will be Clemson's fourth championship game appearance in five years.Historic performance for Joe BurrowEntering College Football Playoff, LSU, Ohio State and Clemson were seen as the elite teams, with Oklahoma the only one of the four with a loss.And LSU( 14-0), earning the top spot in the College Football Playoff rankings -- and thus avoiding Ohio State and Clemson in the semifinals -- took emphatic advantage of being the No. 1 seed. LSU's 63 points is a record for a College Football Playoff semifinal game.Burrow, this year's winner of the Heisman Trophy and widely presumed the top pick in the upcoming NFL draft, is the first player in Football Bowl Subdivision history to have eight touchdowns in a bowl game.In the first half, Burrow threw for seven touchdowns, tying the record in any bowl game for passing touchdowns thrown in a game. Four of those touchdown receptions went to wide receiver Justin Jefferson, who tied the all-time single-game bowl record with that tally.

  3. Kevin Daly:

    He was really emphatic, practically pounding the table.

  4. Steve Tsang:

    The pandemic had resulted in him being allowed to play more of the well-established role of the premier in running the economy, something from which he was side-tracked most of the time in the Xi era, he saw how the economic impact of Covid-19 would require a pragmatic and a more emphatic approach, hence allowing, even encouraging, street vending for those laid off as a result of the pandemic.

  5. 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.

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