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petty
used in Atlas Shrugged

3 uses
  • Can't you rise above those petty materialistic definitions?
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (46% in)
  • What do you think you're saying?" he asked in a tone of petty anger, which sounded almost benevolent by bringing them back into the realm of the normal, into the near-wholesomeness of nothing worse than a family quarrel.
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (48% in)
  • "We have discarded all our petty differences," Wesley Mouch was now saying into the microphone, "all partisan opinions, all personal interests and selfish views-in order to serve under the selfless leadership of John Galt!"
    3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (96% in)

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