Highbrow

Highbrow [ HAHY-brou ]
 noun, verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) a person who has or affects a highly cultivated and intellectual taste
2. (v.) of, relating to or being intellectual or cultivated
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Lawrence Durrell's highbrow tetralogy “The Alexandra Quartet” is widely regarded as one of the most important novels of the twentieth century.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 THE post-apocalyptic seems to be all the rage with readers of novels and short stories, both highbrow and low.

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