Examples of egghead in a Sentence
He dismissed all scientists as a bunch of eggheads.
the unlikely marriage between a literary egghead and a Hollywood sex symbol
Synonymsdouble-dome, intellectual, geek, highbrow, intellectualist, longhair, nerd
Antonymsanti-intellectual, lowbrow, philistine
Related Wordsblue, bluestocking; Brahmin, mandarin, sage; intellectualizer, pseud [British]; brain, genius, intellect, thinker, whiz, wizard
Near Antonymsblockhead, dolt, dope, dumbbell, dummy, dunce, fathead, half-wit, imbecile, moron, nitwit, pinhead, simpleton
EGGHEAD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of egghead for English Language Learners
: a highly educated person who may not know much about real life
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