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spurious
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
false; or not genuine — often seeming plausible, or intentionally deceptive
  • He said it in a tone of spurious politeness intended to be recognized as spurious, the tone of tossing to a beggar the alms of face-saving.
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (25% in)
  • He said it in a tone of spurious politeness intended to be recognized as spurious, the tone of tossing to a beggar the alms of face-saving.
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (25% in)

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