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impact
used in Atlas Shrugged

5 uses
  • She did not hear him approach; but she felt the impact of his hands with shocking intensity, as if it were the only awareness she could now experience.
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (97% in)
  • It is the social impact of a product that must be considered.
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (31% in)
  • Two things struck him together: his return to his normal reality, and the shattering impact of guilt.
    2.6 Part 2 Chapter 6 — Miracle Metal (91% in)
  • Then the headlight she had felt rushing upon her, hit its goal-and she screamed in the bright explosion of the impact-she screamed in physical terror, backing away from him.
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (90% in)
  • He was going at the rate of sixty miles an hour down the ruts of an unpaved soil, toward the eastern gate of the mills-and the gate was in sight when the impact of tires on a gully threw the car off the road, to the edge of a ravine where an ancient slag heap lay at the bottom.
    3.6 Part 3 Chapter 6 — The Concerto of Deliverance (71% in)

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