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used in The Fountainhead

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continuing in time or space without interruption or irregularity
  • Cameron did not want Roark's continuous presence in his room.
    1.14 — Part 1 Chapter 14 (62% in)
  • Drills bored forward with a low, continuous drone, the tension of the sound cutting through nerves, through skulls, as if the quivering tools were shattering slowly both the stone and the men who held them.
    2.1 — Part 2 Chapter 1 (8% in)
  • She knew that a continuous struggle against the compulsion of a single desire was compulsion also, but it was the form she preferred to accept.
    2.2 — Part 2 Chapter 2 (1% in)
  • # He did not think of Dominique often, but when he did, the thought was not a sudden recollection, it was the acknowledgment of a continuous presence that needed no acknowledgment.
    2.6 — Part 2 Chapter 6 (11% in)
  • He made his shoulders sag in an effort to achieve a relaxation that would not come; his arms were tense, drawn, and one elbow shuddered in a thin, continuous quiver.
    2.6 — Part 2 Chapter 6 (21% in)
  • The rock crystal forms mounted in such eloquent steps that the building did not seem stationary, but moving upward in a continuous flow—until one realized that it was only the movement of one's glance and that one's glance was forced to move in that particular rhythm.
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (3% in)
  • But she came to him continuously for minor advice.
    2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 (22% in)
  • Why should that particular title appear continuously, in the most inappropriate places?
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (15% in)

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

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