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colleague
used in Arrowsmith

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Definition
fellow worker — especially in a respected profession such as teaching, medicine, or law
  • It was the tradition that faculty-members did not discuss their colleagues with students, but Max Gottlieb could not be regarded as anybody's colleague.
    Chapter 2 (20% in)
  • It was the tradition that faculty-members did not discuss their colleagues with students, but Max Gottlieb could not be regarded as anybody's colleague.
    Chapter 2 (21% in)
  • Not once did he talk of results of the sort called "practical"; not once did he cease warring on the post hoc propter hoc conclusions which still make up most medical lore; not once did he fail to be hated by his colleagues, who were respectful to his face, uncomfortable in feeling his ironic power, but privily joyous to call him Mephisto, Diabolist, Killjoy, Pessimist, Destructive Critic, Flippant Cynic, Scientific Bounder Lacking in Dignity and Seriousness, Intellectual Snob,...
    Chapter 12 (14% in)
  • Persistent failure to collaborate with his colleagues, and such inability to understand practical affairs as makes it dangerous to let him conduct the important laboratories and classes with which we have entrusted him.
    Chapter 12 (62% in)
  • He spoke to Gottlieb not as to a colleague or an enemy but as a patient, to be cheered.
    Chapter 12 (84% in)
  • I, uh, I frequently have the honor of being called by some of my younger colleagues.
    Chapter 15 (89% in)
  • Martin speculated still more as he perceived that all his colleagues were secretly grouped in factions.
    Chapter 27 (36% in)
  • Martin, as your colleague, I do not for a moment wish to detract from the great credit which is yours, but I must say that if you had been more closely allied with Me you would have extended your work to practical proofs and results long before this.
    Chapter 29 (23% in)
  • Each day his executive duties crawled into two hours or three or four, and he raged, he became muddled by complications of personnel and economy, he was ever more autocratic, more testy; and the loving colleagues of the Institute, who had been soothed or bullied into surface peace by Tubbs, now jangled openly.
    Chapter 30 (50% in)
  • V. When Martin entered the Institute, his colleagues galloped up to shake hands and to exclaim, and if their praise was flustering, there is no time at which one can stomach so much of it as at homecoming.
    Chapter 36 (39% in)
  • Director Rippleton Holabird had also married money, and whenever his colleagues hinted that since his first ardent work in physiology he had done nothing but arrange a few nicely selected flowers on the tables hewn out by other men, it was a satisfaction to him to observe that these rotters came down to the Institute by subway, while he drove elegantly in his coupe.
    Chapter 38 (0% in)

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