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vehement

adjective

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1 marked by or uttered with forcefulness
  • vehement complaints about the restaurant's poor service

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2 extreme in degree, power, or effect
  • despite the vehement opposition of the club's treasurer, the motion was passed

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The first known use of vehement was in the 15th century

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“Vehement.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vehement. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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