To better see all uses of the word
Atlas Shrugged
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
Atlas Shrugged
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • It reminded him of that interview with the eminent novelist, last winter.
  • The San Sebastian Mines were the most eminently successful venture in industrial history: they produced no copper, but they provided a livelihood for thousands of men who could not have achieved, in a lifetime, the equivalent of what they got for one day’s work, which they could not do.
  • "Well, Mr. Rearden," he said, by way of greeting, "I didn’t know that even a hardened hound of public functions and shaker of famous hands, like myself, could still get a thrill out of meeting an eminent man, but that’s what I feel right now, believe it or not."
  • "This invention, the product of Dr. Robert Stadler, the pre-eminent lover of freedom-" Dr. Ferris opened a briefcase, produced some pages of neatly typed copy and turned to Dr. Stadler.

  • There are no more uses of "eminent" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She is an eminent scholar.
  • eminent members of the community

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading