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double-dome

[ duhb-uhl-dohm ]

noun

, Slang: Usually Disparaging.
  1. an intellectual; egghead.


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Other Words From

  • double-domed adjective

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Word History and Origins

Origin of double-dome1

First recorded in 1935–40

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Example Sentences

Wreckage everywhere: but the double-dome and hull-shell had withstood the shock.

Antisana is crowned with a double dome, and is described as an extinct volcano, though Humboldt saw smoke issuing from it in 1802.

Wreckage everywhere but the double dome and hull shell had withstood the shock.

He worked up from a square base through all sorts of shapes to a circular double dome on top.

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