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stature
used in The Fountainhead

3 uses
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Definition
a person's height

or:

a high level of respect gained by impressive achievement
  • Her diminutive stature was her secret sorrow, but she had learned to find compensations.
    1.10 — Part 1 Chapter 10 (14% in)
  • His mother adored him from the moment the doctor pronounced him unfit to survive; it made her grow in spiritual stature—to know the extent of her own magnanimity in her love for so uninspiring an object; the bluer and uglier baby Ellsworth looked, the more passionate grew her love for him.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (8% in)
  • —once, a doctor put the ends of his stethoscope into my ears and let me hear my own heartbeats—it sounded just like this—he said I was a healthy animal and good for many years—for many...years... "I have foisted upon my readers a contemptible blackguard whose spiritual stature is my only excuse.
    4.15 — Part 4 Chapter 15 (15% in)

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