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vehement
used in Fast Food Nation

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Definition
marked by extreme intensity — especially emotion such as anger
  • Carl vehemently denied the charges and felt humiliated by the publicity surrounding the case.
    p. 25.7
  • Nevertheless, the National Restaurant Association (NRA) has vehemently opposed any rise in the minimum wage at the federal, state, or local level.
    p. 73.4
  • The industry has repeatedly denied that problems exist, impugned the motives of its critics, fought vehemently against federal oversight, sought to avoid any responsibility for outbreaks of food poisoning, and worked hard to shift the costs of food safety efforts onto the general public.
    p. 205.6

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