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The Fountainhead
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  • She was like the new apartment into which they had moved: conspicuously expensive.
  • "Peter, my boy, so glad to see you," boomed Holcombe, shaking his hand, bowing to Dominique, conspicuously ignoring Wynand.
  • He felt he would be too conspicuous if he moved.
  • The civic leaders wished to be conspicuously progressive.
  • "I don’t know what’s a more conspicuous form of bad discipline," said Wynand, throwing his hat down on a table by the door, "to blurt things right out or to ignore them blatantly.

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  • She tried not to look conspicuous as she slipped into class after the tardy bell.
  • She is the most conspicuous person on the President’s cabinet. She is constantly interviewed on television.

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