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OTHER WORDS FROM highbrowhighbrowism, noun
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Plato argued that true learning must be more than what Deresiewicz calls “highbrow entertainment for the moneyed class.”The Ivy League Provides the Best Trade Schools Around|Nick Romeo|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It's no longer the highbrow mecca of fashion it once was, after all.Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Finally Cover 'Vogue' and the Twitterati Hate It|Marlow Stern|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For highbrow patrons who are more familiar with Tolstoy than Ivan Drago, head to the Russian Tea Room.Where to Celebrate the Olympics by Drinking Russian Style|William O’Connor|February 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What makes Ngai's discussion novel is her application of the "cute" to highbrow poetry.Zany, Cute, Interesting: What the Words We Use Say About Us|Benjamin Lytal|October 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Armored in highbrow credibility, he lashes out with low blows.
I could get onto the sedan styles in highbrow talk as long as it was in American.Free Air|Sinclair Lewis
The word "highbrow" has been invented exactly to fit the case.My Discovery of England|Stephen Leacock
Sometimes I think Madeline Morton is a highbrow in disguise.Plays|Susan Glaspell
To be "intellectual" or "artistic" or, in their own word, to be "highbrow," is to be priggish and of dubious virtue.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
Alec Connage, another frequent visitor, liked him in a vague way, but was afraid of him as a highbrow.This Side of Paradise|F. Scott Fitzgerald