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Definitions of vehement

  1. marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid; "fierce loyalty"; "in a tearing rage"; "vehement dislike"; "violent passions" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. characterized by great force or energy; "vehement deluges of rain"; "vehement clapping"; "a vehement defense" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Vehemence. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Acting with great force; furious; violent; impetuous; forcible; mighty; as, vehement wind; a vehement torrent; a vehement fire or heat. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Very ardent; very eager or urgent; very fervent; passionate; as, a vehement affection or passion. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Very violent or forcible; passionate; ardent. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. Vehemently. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Passionate: furious: very eager or urgent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Passionate; eager; violent. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Impetuous; ardent; energetic; violent; furious. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Acting with great force or violence; passionate; very eager or urgent. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. Very violent or forcible; very eager; very urgent; marked by great animation. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. Acting with great force; furious; violent; impetuous; forcible; mighty; as, a vehement wind; a vehement torrent; a vehement fire or heat. dictgcide_fs
  14. v[=e]'he-ment, adj. passionate: furious: very eager or urgent.--ns. V[=E]'HEMENCE, V[=E]'HEMENCY, the quality of being vehement: violence: great ardour or fervour.--adv. V[=E]'HEMENTLY. [O. Fr.,--L. vehemens, from ve, out of, mens, mind; acc. to Vanicek, from veh[)e]re, to carry.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  15. Showing or caused by strong feeling, impetuous, ardent, passionate, as a v. desire, protest, man of v. character; acting with great force, violent, as a v. wind, onset. Hence or cogn. vehemence n., vehemently adv. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
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