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ridicule
used in Atlas Shrugged

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mock (make fun of); or the language or behavior that does so
  • She felt free to act, not by rules, but at her own pleasure, with sudden confidence that the rules had fused into a natural habit-she knew that she was attracting attention, but now, for the first time, it was not the attention of ridicule, but of admiration-she was sought after, on her own merit, she was Mrs. Taggart, she had ceased being an object of charity weighing Jim down, painfully tolerated for his sake-she was laughing gaily and seeing the smiles of response, of appreciation...
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (24% in)

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