Synonyms for emphatic

Synonyms for (adj) emphatic

Synonyms: emphatic, forceful

Definition: forceful and definite in expression or action

Usage: the document contained a particularly emphatic guarantee of religious liberty

Similar words: self-asserting, self-assertive, assertive

Definition: aggressively self-assured

Usage: an energetic assertive boy who was always ready to argue; pointing directly at a listener is an assertive act

Synonyms: exclamatory, emphatic

Definition: sudden and strong

Usage: an emphatic no

Similar words: forceful

Definition: characterized by or full of force or strength (often but not necessarily physical)

Usage: a forceful speaker; a forceful personality; forceful measures; a forceful plan for peace

Synonyms: emphasised, emphasized, emphatic

Definition: spoken with emphasis

Usage: an emphatic word

Similar words: stressed, accented

Definition: bearing a stress or accent

Usage: an iambic foot consists of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable as in `delay'

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