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Kennedy’s commitment to people forgotten in the rarefied halls of the Capitol shaped decades of seminal legislation, ranging from the Americans With Disabilities Act to the Family and Medical Leave Act to the Comprehensive Anti-Apartheid Act.Xavier Becerra is the victim of the right’s distortion of Catholicism|Duncan Hosie|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
Since breaking out on SoundCloud in late 2015, the now-19-year-old singer and songwriter has ascended to such a rarefied level of fame as to require almost no introduction.Billie Eilish: The World's a Little Blurry Is a Mostly Fascinating Portrait of an Apocalyptic Teen Pop Star|Judy Berman|February 26, 2021|Time
The answer which will appeal most to Nobel purists is that it was a professor emeritus of Harvard Law School, the sort of rarefied individual who the committee clearly hopes will weigh in on such important decisions.
Not excited, exactly, not jumping for joy at the thought of joining the rarefied ranks of the immune.Why kids matter in the quest to stamp out COVID-19|WIRED|January 31, 2021|Ars Technica
Maybe they change how we view obvious, thrilling hires worthy of rarefied certainty.Once obvious and thrilling, three college football coaching hires have lost their luster|Chuck Culpepper|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
These subtleties are easily missed from the national perspective and, apparently, inside the rarefied air of the NRCC.Mark Sanford Ditched by NRCC, but Counting Him Out Would Be Unwise|John Avlon|April 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
St. Peter Damian damned her for “excessive delicacy” in preferring such a rarefied implement to her God-given hands.The Strange Way We Eat: Bee Wilson’s ‘Consider the Fork’|Bee Wilson|October 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They know how to talk mathematics of a very rarefied kind that most of us find quite impossible to understand.
She is not some rarefied doyenne whose choices carry moral clout.
With that single gesture, he put a human face on this rarefied brand, one that last year boasted €826 million in revenue.
In its ascent the air is cooled, rarefied, and to a great extent deprived of its moisture.
Lifted upward, the air as it ascends the slopes is brought into cooler and more rarefied conditions.
For in the rarefied air at high altitudes there is insufficient oxygen to promote the normal oxidation of bodily tissue.Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921|Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
After an abode of some time in the mountainous regions, the constitution becomes inured to the rarefied atmosphere.
The girl felt light-headed and giddy as though the rush above had rarefied the air under the cliffs.The Beach of Dreams|H. De Vere Stacpoole