Definition of egghead
- If you loved to read, you were considered an egghead, and there was absolutely nothing worse than to be considered an egghead.
- —Marvin V. Arnett
- a bunch of egghead scientists
He dismissed all scientists as a bunch of eggheads.
the unlikely marriage between a literary egghead and a Hollywood sex symbol
: a highly educated person who may not know much about real life
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