Synonyms and Antonyms of vehemence
the quality or state of being forceful (as in expression)
- The vehemence in her voice when she insisted that she never gossiped surprised me.
potency, power, strength
ardency, ardor, fervency, fervidness, fervor, insistence, passion, warmth
absoluteness, clearness, directness, incision, incisiveness, plainness, straightforwardness, vividness
depth of feeling
- Every cause that she pursues is pursued with great vehemence.
ardency, ardor, emotion, enthusiasm, fervency, fervidness, fervor, fire, heat, intenseness, intensity, passion, passionateness, violence, warmth, white heat
emotionalism, emotionality, histrionics, mawkishness, melodrama, sappiness, sentimentality
eagerness, earnestness, excitement, gusto, keenness, zest
fanaticism, fever, hot-bloodedness, infatuation, mania, obsession, zeal
compassion, responsiveness, sentiment, sympathy, tenderness
aloofness, calmness, collectedness, composure, detachedness, reserve, reservedness, reticence, taciturnity
apathy, indifference, stoicism, stoniness, unconcern
chilliness, coldness, coolness, frigidity, frigidness