unemphatic

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adjective un·em·phat·ic \ˌən-im-ˈfa-tik, -em-\

Definition of unemphatic

  1. :  not having or characterized by special emphasis or stress :  not emphatic unemphatic speech a calm, unemphatic tone of voice

unemphatically

play \ˌən-im-ˈfa-ti-k(ə-)lē, -em-\ adverb speaking slowly and unemphatically

1800

First Known Use of unemphatic

1800


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