Translation of highbrow in Spanish:

highbrow

Pronunciation: /ˈhaɪbraʊ/

adjective/adjetivo

  • [colloquial/familiar] [tastes] de intelectual; [art/music] para intelectuales
    More 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.

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