Robert Emmet's insurrection (1803) was the first emphatic protest.
Martha was very emphatic about what she saw.
But he disposes of this doubt in a very emphatic and significant manner.
Jewish thinkers would have been attracted by the emphatic assertion of the creatorship of the One God in the royal Persian inscriptions more than by the traditional cosmogony.
All their work is an emphatic protest against this supposition.
Thus Fridank, for instance, in spite of his emphatic declaration that most pilgrims returned worse than they went, himself participated in the crusade of Frederick II.
To his loyalty to his chief, during their 18 months' association, Mr. Asquith himself subsequently bore emphatic testimony.
With fdm-f (tedmo-f) was a more emphatic form (esdomef), at any rate in the weak verbs.
In this emphatic declaration, that knowledge of the course of nature is merely probable, Butler is at one with Hume, who was a most diligent student of the bishop's works.
He had neither authority nor right to ignore her emphatic command that he leave her place and remain silent about what he'd seen.
Pull up, I tell you! he cried in a piercing voice, and again shouted something breathlessly with emphatic intonations and gestures.
She understood in a flash and ran downstairs to tell her mother, by means of emphatic signs, that there was some candy in a trunk for her.
The former contributed nothing new to the system except a more emphatic statement of the distinction between psychology and physiology.
making the so-called " emphatic " state.
de Candolle (Origine des Plantes cultivees, p. 40) is equally emphatic in the opinion that it is S.
There is even some polemic against marriage with Shechemites (xxxiv.; more emphatic in Jub.
He was curious why she was so emphatic and he didn't even consider mentioning the wife was the last to know.
This result was only achieved after a severe struggle and after an emphatic declaration by Sir E.
ending is absolute a, construct ath, emphatic ta or 'tha: thus the fern.
Motley acknowledges his indebtedness to Groen's Archives in the preface to his Rise of the Dutch Republic, at a time when the American historian had not yet made the acquaintance of King William's archivist, and also bore emphatic testimony to Groen's worth as a writer of history in the correspondence published after his death.
Diirer's powers of hand and eye are already extraordinary and in their way almost unparalleled, but they are often applied to the too insistent, too glittering, too emphatic rendering of particular details and individual forms, without due regard to subordination or the harmony of the whole.
The statement that he continued to write satires long before he gave them to the world accords well with the nature of their contents and the elaborate character of their composition, and might almost be inferred from the emphatic but yet guarded statement of Quintilian in his short summary of Roman literature.
The forms of roof are various, but mostly they commence in a steep slope at the top, gradually flattening towards the eaves so as to produce a slightly concave appearance, this concavity being rendered more emphatic by the tilt which is given to the eaves at the four corners.
The pronunciation of the Semitic Koph (Qof) was that of a velar guttural produced against the back part of the soft palate with great energy (hence called an "emphatic" sound).
the emphatic theism of his creed, and the rationalizing mysticism of some Oriental thought, may have sometimes led him astray, and given prominence to the less obvious features of Aristotelianism.
The natural consequences followed - a repudiation of what had been done; and the Eastern bishops on their way home took care to make emphatic their ritualistic differences from Rome.
21-25); the latter is more emphatic when he foresees that David will gain the kingdom of Israel and he adjures him to spare his seed (xxiv.
When we were fortunate enough to find a nest I never allowed her to carry the eggs home, making her understand by emphatic signs that she might fall and break them.
The distinction between these two was made emphatic by Aquinas, who is at pains, especially in his treatise Contra Gentiles, to make it plain that each is a distinct fountain of knowledge, but that revelation is the more important of the two.
He had married a wealthy Spanish lady named Therasia; this happy union was clouded by the death in infancy of their only child - a bereavement which, combined with the many disasters by which the empire was being visited, did much to foster in them that world-weariness to which they afterwards gave such emphatic expression.
All listened devoutly to a discourse delivered with an emphatic slowness and penetrating beneath the letter of the Law to the spiritual truth that lay hidden within.
Thus his emphatic assertion of the truth that the seat of evil is in the will is noteworthy; and so also is his repudiation of Plotinus's theory of the divinity of the soul.
In 1824 he joined the philosophical faculty of Berlin as a Privatdozent, and in 1825 he became a licentiate in theology, his theses being remarkable for their evangelical fervour and for their emphatic protest against every form of " rationalism," especially in questions of Old Testament criticism.
With regard to the Customs Union, President Kruger was equally emphatic; he begged the Free State to steer clear of it.
But, even within the pale of the Roman Church, this identification provokes emphatic dissent, and is repudiated by all who are shocked by the effects of a onesided accentuation of political Catholicism on the inner life of the church, and are reluctant to see the priest playing the part of a political agitator.
Whether we regard him as a priest who published poem after poem in praise of an adored mistress, as a plebeian man of letters who conversed on equal terms with kings and princes, as a solitary dedicated to the love of nature, as an amateur diplomatist treating affairs of state with pompous eloquence in missives sent to popes and emperors, or again as a traveller eager for change of scene, ready to climb mountains for the enjoyment of broad prospects over spreading champaigns; in all these divers manifestations of his peculiar genius we trace some contrast with the manners of the, 4th century, some emphatic anticipation of the 16th.
11-21) reiterates, in a handful of abrupt, emphatic sentences, the main points of the epistle.
All the more emphatic is Christ's use of the term ecclesia upon the distinct advance in faith made by the apostles when St Peter as their spokesman confessed him to be " the Christ, the Son of the living God " (Matt.
Moreover, D regarded religion as of the utmost moment to each individual Israelite; and it is certainly not by accident that the declaration of the individual's duty towards God immediately follows the emphatic intimation to Israel of Yahweh's unity.
emphatic about the importance of this ballet for his company.
23, are against any such view: while the doubly emphatic "all" in xiii.
She was emphatic that he not see us together.
emphatic manner that he has " done with her.
Such limitation becomes soon emphatic in 2D data because of lack of an ability to capture directional singularity.
emphatic than the scoreline suggests.
exclamatory, emphatic particles.
He memorably scored a hat trick in an emphatic victory over Saracens at the Rec.
ripplecamera peers up at them through the rippling waves, linking them together in subtle ways, instead of being overly emphatic.
ruby red lips and emphatic eyeliner.
The contrast is presented in the most emphatic way in the great doctrinal treatise of the New Testament.
The late win over Milan, then the emphatic victory here against Besiktas went some way toward doing that.
Watford took three giant steps toward the play-off final in Cardiff with an emphatic win over Crystal Palace this afternoon.
The name " theism " makes that requirement less emphatic (see below).
In the older Aramaic dialects this is used exactly as the noun with prefixed article is used in other languages; but in Syriac the emphatic state has lost this special function of making the noun definite, and has become simply the normal state of the noun.
The noun preceding this preposition may be in the emphatic state or may (as is usually the case when the noun is definite) have a pleonastic suffix.
More emphatic opposition to the dualistic theory of Berzelius was hardly possible; this illustrious chemist perceived that the validity of his electrochemical theory was called in question, and therefore he waged vigorous war upon Dumas and his followers.
On the 6th of June he accompanied Shaftesbury, when the latter indicted James at Westminster as a popish recusant; and on the 26th of October he took the extreme step of moving "how to suppress popery and prevent a popish successor"; while on the 2nd of November, now at the height of his influence, he went still further by seconding the motion for exclusion in its most emphatic shape, and on the 19th carried the bill to the House of Lords for their concurrence.
Mr Wolmarans was as emphatic as President Kruger.
Perhaps there is most authority in favour of deriving it from the Syriac Tpn, which in the emphatic state becomes rc;pn, so that we have a Semitic correspondence to both the Greek forms Eaanvoi and Eaaaiot.
so emphatic was their victory that none of the team dropped a game.
The Syriac noun has three states - the absolute (used chiefly in adjectival or participial predicates, but also with numerals and negatives, in adverbial phrases, &c.), the construct (which, as in Hebrew, must be immediately followed by a genitive), and the emphatic (see above).
The emphatic utterances in the Inquiry (iv.
(See KINGs.) His denunciation of the royal dynasty, and his emphatic insistence on the worship of Yahweh and Yahweh alone, form the keynote to a period which culminated in the accession of Jehu, an event in which Elijah's chosen disciple Elisha was the leading figure.
She tackled that other rumor with an emphatic " no ", quashing speculation she may be pregnant.
Although she is outlined in black ink, one sees ruby red lips and emphatic eyeliner.
Here the rhyme words are emphatic, an effect made stronger by the trochaic meter.
In an interview for Playgirl magazine, done over a decade ago, Duchovny addressed the rampant rumor that he was addicted to the more carnal pleasures in life with an emphatic "I am not a sex addict."
The emphatic answer to that question has been "No!"
Now it's time to delve deeper into the components that make up Pisces sexuality; namely, it's spiritual, emphatic and artistic sides.
The Stoics, in fact, seem generally to have regarded the eccentricities of Cynicism as an emphatic manner of expressing the essential antithesis between philosophy and the world; a manner which, though not necessary or even normal, might yet be advantageously adopted by the sage under certain circumstances.2 Wherein, then, consists this knowledge or wisdom that makes free and perfect?
He was about to give an emphatic "no" to her question but then, in an inspirational moment of civic buck-passing, decided that talking to the law might be a pretty damn good idea.
Dean was emphatic the best course of action was to play leave-it-alone.
emphatic about the fact that it is not an old-age home.
emphatic on this point.
Back in daylight once more, several of the more mud plastered members were greeted by a most emphatic ' UGH -- DIRTY!
Notice that Paul calls it " the truth " - there is a definite article that makes this emphatic.
He would have nothing grotesque or obscure; he would not even have anything emphatic or even anything mysterious.
Aitken was equally emphatic, burying the kick to the keeper's right.
Asked for her reasons, she was quite emphatic that she had seen a nun walking amidst the trees near the house.
The use of materials subtly supports the disposition of the distinctive functions in the building, without the differentiation being too emphatic.
The poem is all about being able to say the r consonant in Welsh, which is a very emphatic sound in Welsh.
The camera peers up at them through the rippling waves, linking them together in subtle ways, instead of being overly emphatic.
emphatic victory over Saracens at the Rec.
emphatic denials of a man who was psychologically vulnerable.
emphatic rejection of the text in their own country.
emphatic win pushed Wolves back into second place in the First Division.
emphatic fashion demolishing Marlow with some superb football.
This is important because children can be quite emphatic about the type of shoes and style they prefer.
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