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solicitous
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
showing care or concern for someone
  • He had recovered from the stroke and returned to his office, ignoring the objections of his doctor and the solicitous protests of Guy Francon.
    1.14 — Part 1 Chapter 14 (1% in)
  • But he got a polite attention in the house, a respectful solicitude—tender and guilty, from his mother, uneasy and suspicious from his father.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (14% in)
  • Gordon L. Prescott and Gus Webb were entertained at dinners and cocktail parties; they were treated with tender, curious solicitude, like survivors of disaster.
    4.13 — Part 4 Chapter 13 (39% in)

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