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vehement
used in The Great Gatsby

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marked by extreme intensity — especially emotion such as anger
  • As soon as I arrived I made an attempt to find my host, but the two or three people of whom I asked his whereabouts stared at me in such an amazed way, and denied so vehemently any knowledge of his movements, that I slunk off in the direction of the cocktail table — the only place in the garden where a single man could linger without looking purposeless and alone.
    p. 42.4

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