nonemphatic

adjective
non·​em·​phat·​ic | \ ˌnän-im-ˈfa-tik How to pronounce nonemphatic (audio) , -em- \

Definition of nonemphatic

: not emphatic especially : not uttered with or marked by emphasis a nonemphatic tone of voice

First Known Use of nonemphatic

1863, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonemphatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonemphatic. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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