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ivory-towered

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very learned or educated but inexperienced in practical matters
  • an ivory-towered elite that always favors the candidate who is idealistic but unelectable

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“Ivory-towered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ivory-towered. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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