But to me, the most emphatic message was delivered by the currency involved in the transaction: cold, hard cash.
To the contrary, Jewish law is emphatic about how we treat one another, and forbids theft of any kind, from anyone.
They combined their error with crushing, emphatic certainty.
I tried to make that clear in the author's note at the start of the novella, but it seems that I was not emphatic enough.
More boos, and some emphatic waving of handheld American flags.
"I certainly do, daughter," was the Captain's emphatic reply.
To Mr. Brown's surprise and consternation, the boy gave an emphatic "No."
These emphatic words were received with an explosion of laughter by the workers.
This soon became too emphatic for him to resist, and the great hunter had to yield.
"Restez tranquilles," he says to the jeerers, with expressive and emphatic forefinger leveled at the group.