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allegiance
used in The Magic Mountain

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Definition
loyalty to a person, group, or cause
  • He smiled and spoke enthusiastically about the oath he would soon be taking—in a solemn ceremony he would stand beneath the flag and swear his allegiance to it, to the banner.
    6.4 - An Outburst of Temper / Something Very Embarrassing (84% in)
  • For progress was pure nihilism, and the liberal bourgeois was in truth a man of nothingness and the Devil—yes, he denied God, the conservative, positive Absolute, and instead pledged allegiance to the devilish Anti-Absolute, and in his deadly pacifism marveled at how devout he was.
    6.8 - A Good Soldier (63% in)

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