Sometimes Disparaging. an intellectual.
a person, often gifted, who is very interested in or devoted to the arts, especially a performer, composer, or lover of classical music.
a person having long hair, especially a hippie.
a cat having long fur.
adjective Also long·haired.
having long hair: a longhair cat.
of or characteristic of longhairs or their tastes.
erudite, learned, intellectual, scholar, brain, bookworm, geek, genius, know-it-all, highbrow, bluestocking, thinker, sage, egghead, savant, academic, whiz, philosopher, intelligentsia, academician
Origin of longhair
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