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lowbrow

adjective

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lowbrow

noun

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a person who is chiefly interested in material comfort and is hostile or indifferent to art and culture
  • the town's lowbrows think that the school's music program is a complete waste of taxpayers' money

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The first known use of lowbrow was in 1907

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“Lowbrow.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lowbrow. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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