highbrow

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noun high·brow \-ˌbrau̇\

Definition of highbrow

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

highbrow

adjective

highbrowed

play \-ˌbrau̇d\ adjective

highbrowism

play \-ˌbrau̇-ˌi-zəm\ noun

Examples of highbrow in a sentence

  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


HIGHBROW Defined for Kids

highbrow

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noun high·brow \ˈhī-ˌbrau̇\

Definition of highbrow for Students

  1. :  a person of great learning or culture



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