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self-evident
used in The Fountainhead

7 uses
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Definition
obviously so, or known to be true without proof
  • You know, there was a time when everyone thought it self-evident that the earth was flat.
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (37% in)
  • But it's self-evident!" said the Dean.
    1.1 — Part 1 Chapter 1 (66% in)
  • His manner implied a self-evident necessity, as if his reason were known to her and there could be nothing improper in this behavior.
    3.3 — Part 3 Chapter 3 (1% in)
  • It's self-evident.
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (31% in)
  • It's self-evident.
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (49% in)
  • It's self-evident," said Eve Layton.
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (94% in)
  • They agreed with every sentence; they had heard it before, they had always heard it, this was what the world lived by; it was self-evident—like a puddle before one's feet.
    4.18 — Part 4 Chapter 18 (16% in)

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