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profess
used in The Fountainhead

2 uses
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Definition
to claim (openly state) — sometimes insincerely
  • You give them what they profess to like in public.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (69% in)
  • The frustrated wretch who professes love for the inferior and clings to those less endowed, in order to establish his own superiority by comparison.
    4.11 — Part 4 Chapter 11 (61% in)

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