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petty
used in The Fountainhead

3 uses
  • I'm beginning to be cruel and mean and petty in a way I've never been before.
    2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 (47% in)
  • This is the time for every man to renounce the thoughts of his petty little problems, of gain, of comfort, of self-gratification.
    1.9 — Part 1 Chapter 9 (65% in)
  • I'm becoming selfish in a way that's much more horrible than if I were some petty chiseler pinching pennies off these people's wages in a sweatshop!
    2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 (53% in)

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

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