toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in The Fountainhead

9 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
living or existing forever


someone famous throughout history


someone who will never die — such as a mythological god
  • The discipline of an immortal tradition has served here as a cohesive factor in evolving a structure whose beauty can reach, simply and lucidly, the heart of every man in the street.
    1.4 — Part 1 Chapter 4 (2% in)
  • "By my immortal soul, Hopton," he said slowly, "he's the best there is."
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (78% in)
  • He's completely immortal.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (38% in)
  • He had famous masterpieces; he had canvases by unknown artists; he rejected the works of immortal names for which he did not care.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (83% in)
  • Though perhaps they are the only immortal ones.
    3.4 — Part 3 Chapter 4 (3% in)
  • He said: "I often think that he's the only one of us who's achieved immortality.
    3.5 — Part 3 Chapter 5 (17% in)
  • You wish to reject an opportunity like this, a shot in history, a chance of world fame, practically a chance of immortality...
    4.1 — Part 4 Chapter 1 (92% in)
  • He thought that he had believed it was a simple sequence, the past and the present, and if there was loss in the past one was compensated by pain in the present, and pain gave it a form of immortality—but he had not known that one could destroy like this, kill retroactively—so that to her it had never existed.
    4.10 — Part 4 Chapter 10 (95% in)
  • A placard stood by the glass column of the box office: "Bill Shakespeare's immortal classic!
    4.16 — Part 4 Chapter 16 (65% in)

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

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®