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highbrow

play
noun high·brow \-ˌbrau̇\

Definition of highbrow

  1. :  a person who possesses or has pretensions to superior learning or culture

highbrow adjective
high·browed play \-ˌbrau̇d\ adjective
high·brow·ism play \-ˌbrau̇-ˌi-zəm\ noun


Examples of highbrow

  1. <guests at her elegant dinner parties are a mix of the city's highbrows and captains of industry>



Circa 1903

First Known Use of highbrow

circa 1903



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