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sublime
used in The Fountainhead

8 uses
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  • Do they seek a sense of the sublime?
    3.4 -- Part 3 Chapter 4 (58% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • We seek with what there is of the sublime granted to the race of men.
    1.15 -- Part 1 Chapter 15 (**% in)
  • Aren't you capable of a sublime gesture on occasion?
    2.4 -- Part 2 Chapter 4 (90% in)
  • A sublime achievement, isn't it?
    2.8 -- Part 2 Chapter 8 (33% in)
  • That, too, pleased Keating; it was as if they said: We are glad to listen to the sublime, but it's not necessary to be too damn reverent about the sublime.
    2.8 -- Part 2 Chapter 8 (95% in)
  • That, too, pleased Keating; it was as if they said: We are glad to listen to the sublime, but it's not necessary to be too damn reverent about the sublime.
    2.8 -- Part 2 Chapter 8 (95% in)
  • It was an air of inanities uttered as revelations and insolently demanding acceptance as such; an air, not of innocent presumption, but of conscious effrontery; as if the author knew the nature of his work and boasted of his power to make it appear sublime in the minds of his audience and thus destroy the capacity for the sublime within them.
    3.8 -- Part 3 Chapter 8 (60% in)
  • It was an air of inanities uttered as revelations and insolently demanding acceptance as such; an air, not of innocent presumption, but of conscious effrontery; as if the author knew the nature of his work and boasted of his power to make it appear sublime in the minds of his audience and thus destroy the capacity for the sublime within them.
    3.8 -- Part 3 Chapter 8 (60% in)

There are no more uses of "sublime" in The Fountainhead.

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