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sublime
used in
The Fountainhead
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sublime
Used in
The Fountainhead
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  • Do they seek a sense of the sublime?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Aren't you capable of a sublime gesture on occasion?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A sublime achievement, isn't it? A heroic achievement.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • We seek with what there is of the sublime granted to the race of men.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 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.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 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.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 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.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 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.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sublime ignorance
as in: she is sublime
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