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adulation
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
much admiration and praise
  • Her mouth was a tight little crescent, the petulant mouth of a child demanding adulation-on the spreading, pallid face of a woman past fifty.
    1.10 Part 1 Chapter 10 — Wyatt's Torch (70% in)
  • Of what account are praise and adulation from men whom you don't respect?
    2.1 Part 2 Chapter 1 — The Man Who Belonged on Earth (51% in)
  • They were offering Galt the best that their view of existence could offer, they were trying to tempt him with that which was their dream of life's highest fulfillment: this spread of mindless adulation, the unreality of this enormous pretenseapproval without standards, tribute without content, honor without causes, admiration without reasons, love without a code of values.
    3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (96% in)

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