One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was emphatic that athletes would not be paid to take part’
vehement, firm, wholehearted, forceful, forcible, energetic, vigorous, ardent, assertive, insistent
certain, direct, definite, out-and-out, one hundred per cent
decided, determined, earnest
categorical, unqualified, unconditional, unequivocal, unambiguous, absolute, explicit, downright, outright, clear
2‘an emphatic victory’
conclusive, decisive, marked, pronounced, decided, unmistakable, positive, definite, strong, powerful, striking, distinctive
resounding, telling, momentous
informal thumping, thundering
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