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How to use the word intangibles in a Sentence?

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Nowhere have workers’ voices been adequately considered, and we know that as workers we are stronger together than alone, the damage to the intangibles is so significant.

Cameron Rout

Found on CNN
11 months ago

Theres a lot of things that are out of your control in life and you can either look at it as a negative or you can look at it as a positive, i know that my ability, my work ethic, and many things that I bring to the team, the intangibles I can be playing out there, no doubt. But for whatever reason, coaches have made that decision and I come in and its my job to make something happen.

The Americans

Found on FOX News
4 years ago

I think Phil, the intangibles that he brought to the team maybe put him over the top, you could say... his play didn't warrant being a consideration and all that.

Jay Haas

Found on Reuters
8 years ago

Like a celestial chaperon, the placebo leads us through the uncharted passageways of mind and gives us a greater sense of infinity than if we were to spend all our days with our eyes hypnotically glued to the giant telescope at Mt. Palomar. What we see ultimately is that the placebo isn't really necessary and that the mind can carry out its difficult and wondrous missions unprompted by little pills. The placebo is only a tangible object made essential in an age that feels uncomfortable with intangibles, an age that prefers to think that every inner effect must have an outer cause. Since it has size and shape and can be hand-held, the placebo satisfies the contemporary craving for visible mechanisms and visible answers . The placebo, then, is an emissary between the will to live and the body.

Norman Cousins

added by anonymous
10 years ago

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