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hoard
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
to gather something valuable and store it; or a collection of such things
  • But if they stop being selfish and share the goods they've hoarded-they'll have a chance to work hard and produce some more.
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (26% in)
  • The editorial said that at a time of dwindling production, shrinking markets and vanishing opportunities to make a living, it was unfair to let one man hoard several business enterprises, while others had none; it was destructive to let a few corner all the resources, leaving others no chance; competition was essential to society, and it was society's duty to see that no competitor ever rose beyond the range of anybody who wanted to compete with him.
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (10% in)
  • A genius is an intellectual scavenger and a greedy hoarder of the ideas which rightfully belong to society, from which he stole them.
    2.6 Part 2 Chapter 6 — Miracle Metal (25% in)
  • That's the savings account I'm —hoarding.
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (39% in)
  • Hoarding, they called it.
    3.10 Part 3 Chapter 10 — In the Name of the Best Among Us (83% in)

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