It's no longer the highbrow mecca of fashion it once was, after all.
What would a highbrow arts and literary festival be without a dose of good, old-fashioned radicalism?
Plato argued that true learning must be more than what Deresiewicz calls “highbrow entertainment for the moneyed class.”
What makes Ngai's discussion novel is her application of the "cute" to highbrow poetry.
And Scorsese piles on all of Lebowitz's best stuff, the fine ideas she's honed into a sort of highbrow stand-up routine.
It is largely a social audience, well educated without being "highbrow," and tolerant and kindly to a degree.
I could get onto the sedan styles in highbrow talk as long as it was in American.
Not a highbrow adventure, it is not to be judged by highbrow standards.
The intelligentsia rushed to the rescue with highbrow hue and cry.
Sometimes I think Madeline Morton is a highbrow in disguise.
[said to have been coined by the humorist Will Irwin as a back formation fr high-browed]