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literally
used in Atlas Shrugged

9 uses
  • If you want to defeat any kind of vicious fraud-comply with it literally, adding nothing of your own to disguise its nature.
    2.4 Part 2 Chapter 4 — The Sanction of the Victim (91% in)
  • She had forgotten the literal shape and usage of horsepower; she did not like to see its return.
    1.9 Part 1 Chapter 9 — The Sacred and the Profane (74% in)
  • Lillian drifted away from him, as if letting him understand that she did not insist upon his literal attendance.
    2.2 Part 2 Chapter 2 — The Aristocracy of Pull (43% in)
  • Well, I gave those bitches what they wanted-but what they literally wanted, without the pretense that they expected, the pretense that hides from Them the nature of their wish.
    2.4 Part 2 Chapter 4 — The Sanction of the Victim (91% in)
  • I was the walking delegate of this strike, the leader of the victims' rebellion, the defender of the oppressed, the disinherited, the exploited-and when I use these words, they have, for once, a literal meaning.
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (90% in)
  • Literally.
    3.2 Part 3 Chapter 2 — The Utopia of Greed (2% in)
  • I won't hold you to it," said Galt, and she felt anger at the tone of his voice, a tone that granted her no hidden significance and answered nothing but the literal meaning of her words.
    3.2 Part 3 Chapter 2 — The Utopia of Greed (71% in)
  • When she faced him at the table, when she saw the earnest, questioning directness of his eyes and the severely literal simplicity of his words, she dropped all attempts at casual prodding, she told him what she wanted to know and why, briefly, impersonally, not appealing for help or for pity, only for truth.
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (37% in)
  • Literally.
    3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (59% in)

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