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highbrow
American English: /ˈhaɪˌbraʊ/
British English: /ˈhʌɪbraʊ/

Translation of highbrow in Spanish:

adjective

  • [colloquial]
    (tastes)
    de intelectual
    (art/music)
    para intelectuales
    Example sentences
    • He has inexpensive tastes, even if he likes highbrow culture, and has the common touch.
    • So, if you thought ‘Ulysses’ was only for highbrow academics, come along and be prepared to be pleasantly surprised!
    • Now a series of reports questioning his ability to deliver highbrow culture into the establishment may have damaged his reputation.

noun

  • [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • They think that, like the hicks of Holcomb and the fawning highbrows of Manhattan's literary salons, we will be won over by his wit and charm.
    • Edward was not an irredeemable highbrow, and he insisted that one of the most significant moments of his life was getting to meet Cyd Charisse.
    • After a summer that has found all the highbrows giggling at the fact they liked Peter Frampton all along, here comes a real guilty pleasure.
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