To better see all uses of the word
The Scarlet Letter
please enable javascript.

Used In
The Scarlet Letter
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Yet, uttering his long-restrained emotions so vehemently as he did, his words here offered her the very point of circumstances in which to interpose what she came to say.
  • The young minister, on ceasing to speak had withdrawn a few steps from the group, and stood with his face partially concealed in the heavy folds of the window-curtain; while the shadow of his figure, which the sunlight cast upon the floor, was tremulous with the vehemence of his appeal.

  • There are no more uses of "vehement" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She shakes her head vehemently.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Marcia shook her head vehemently.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading