The definition of emphatic is something that is said or done with strong emotion or action.(adjective)
An example of emphatic is the response of children when asked if they want ice cream.
See emphatic in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Gr emphatikos
See emphatic in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Medieval Latin emphaticus
Origin: , from Greek emphatikos
Origin: , from emphainein, to exhibit, display; see emphasis.
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