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used in The Fountainhead

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  • Ellsworth M. Toohey had accepted the legacy and had turned it over, intact, to the "Workshop of Social Study," a progressive institute of learning where he held the post of lecturer on "Art as a Social Symptom."
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (3% in)
  • He had no distaste for modern architecture and built cheerfully, when a rare client asked for it, bare boxes with flat roofs, which he called progressive; he built Roman mansions which he called fastidious; he built Gothic churches which he called spiritual.
    1.9 — Part 1 Chapter 9 (11% in)
  • She adored Austen Heller; he was, she stated, an oracle to all those pretending just the tiniest bit to the title of progressive intellectual, she thought—"don't you?
    1.13 — Part 1 Chapter 13 (22% in)
  • It became amusing, at first, to accept "Monk" Toohey; then it became distinctive and progressive.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (46% in)
  • The civic leaders wished to be conspicuously progressive.
    4.1 — Part 4 Chapter 1 (89% in)
  • It's about time this paper had a modem, liberal, progressive policy!
    4.16 — Part 4 Chapter 16 (22% in)

There are no more uses of "progressive" in The Fountainhead.

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