Definition of vehemence in English:

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vehemence

Pronunciation: /ˈvēəməns/

noun

The display of strong feeling; passion: they speak with starry vehemence about their project
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  • Even Bernhard was taken aback by the vehemence of the response.
  • However, what is alarming is the vehemence with which a lot of the protestors expressed their views.
  • I was surprised and a little embarrassed at my own vehemence, but reactions to Chomsky do tend toward the passionate.
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Syllabification: ve·he·mence

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