(countable and uncountable, plural vehemencies)
- (archaic) Vehemence.
From Latin vehementia.
Variant of vehement
- acting or moving with great force; violent; impetuous
- having or characterized by intense feeling or strong passion; fervent, impassioned, etc.
Origin of vehementLate Middle English ; from Middle French véhément ; from Classical Latin vehemens, eager, vehement ; from base of vehere, to carry: see way