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contagion
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
the spread of disease or any idea or attitude — especially one that is harmful
  • Tension is contagious, you know.
    2.6 — Part 2 Chapter 6 (10% in)
  • His attitude was contagious.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (45% in)
  • His calm had become a contagious sense of peace between them.
    3.4 — Part 3 Chapter 4 (40% in)
  • In a way of contagion from you, I think.
    3.7 — Part 3 Chapter 7 (9% in)
  • I think that's also contagion from you, Gail.
    3.7 — Part 3 Chapter 7 (52% in)

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