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used in A Farewell to Arms

20 uses
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  • If he did not send for me in ten minutes I would go down anyway.
    Book Five (68% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • "Wait a minute," Rinaldi said.
    Book One (20% in)
  • I'll just step out the door a minute.
    Book One (52% in)
  • "I can only stay a minute," he said.
    Book One (87% in)
  • All right but only for a minute.
    Book Two (15% in)
  • Please ask the house doctor to come back a minute.
    Book Two (21% in)
  • At the last minute," Meyers said, "they put a lot of money on him."
    Book Two (61% in)
  • "Just a minute," Miss Van Campen said.
    Book Two (81% in)
  • No. I only like two other things; one is bad for my work and the other is over in half an hour or fifteen minutes.
    Book Three (10% in)
  • They got right up in the car the minute I motioned to them.
    Book Three (45% in)
  • The minute I came up I took a breath and went down again.
    Book Three (88% in)
  • Wait a minute, I will find out where they are.
    Book Four (16% in)
  • I thought a minute.
    Book Four (55% in)
  • Please look the other way, darling, and I'll be dressed in just a minute.
    Book Four (57% in)
  • The only time I ever felt badly was when I felt like a whore in Milan and that only lasted seven minutes and besides it was the room furnishings.
    Book Five (14% in)
  • The clock hands pointed to ten minutes after five.
    Book Five (17% in)
  • It was five minutes after.
    Book Five (17% in)
  • I'll start now this minute.
    Book Five (23% in)
  • No. Should we sit here just a minute?
    Book Five (32% in)
  • About a minute.
    Book Five (61% in)

There are no more uses of "minuteness" in A Farewell to Arms.

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