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donnish

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adjective don·nish \ˈdä-nish\

Simple Definition of donnish

  • : like a typical don (sense 1)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of donnish

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a university don

donnishly

adverb

donnishness

noun

1848

First Known Use of donnish

1848

Rhymes with donnish


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