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militant
used in The Magic Mountain

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Definition
using extreme or violent methods used to achieve a political goal; or someone who uses such methods
  • But there was no clarity, no order, not even of a dualistic and militant sort; for it was ail not only contradictory, but also topsy-turvy, and the disputants not only contradicted one another, but also themselves.
    6.6 - Operationes Spirituales (91% in)
  • Herr Settembrini was afraid of the "absolute Spirit," wanted to restrict "spirit" to democratic progress, and nothing else—was horrified by militant Naphta's religious licentiousness, which made a jumble of God and the Devil, the holy and the criminal, genius and illness, which recognized no values, no judgments of reason, no will.
    6.6 - Operationes Spirituales (97% in)

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