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Synonyms for highbrow

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appealing to or engaging the intellect

Synonyms for highbrow

a person of intellectual or erudite tastes

highly cultured or educated

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Mr Sreecharan Atluri, Managing Director, Highbrow AV said "We were looking for a communications consultancy that could support us by creating brand visibility and communicate our company's objective.
But the highbrow, agenda-setting Today programme - presented by figures such as Humphrys and James Naughtie - enjoyed the reverse, as it piled on 200,000 in three months.
It's not highbrow, but its the perfect antidote a hard week of brain intensive work and it can be safely enjoyed by the whole family.
Summary: Highbrow trumped Hollywood at the Venice film festival this year.
REALITY show The Only Way Is Essex is up against highbrow hits including costume drama Downton Abbey for a top TV award.
In his proposed book, Sousa's Washington, Warfield intends to document and illuminate the interconnectedness between black and white, highbrow and lowbrow, professional and amateur, and military and civilian musicians, through a detailed investigation of the early career of John Philip Sousa.
Bourdieu used correspondence analysis techniques applied to survey data to uncover a variety of highbrow and lowbrow cultural forms and ways of appreciating them that, he argued, served to delimit and sustain class boundaries.
Playwrights in pursuit of cultural and symbolic capital dismissed jazz as a low-class, immoral, mass-produced form," Sarvan says, adding that jazz "thereby served as the practice on which an emergent, would-be highbrow, literary theatre looked with horror, in part because it was providing the substance and style for vaudeville and musical comedy.
Is one not allowed to play opera for audience amusement, must it always be so highbrow that the man in the street will be excluded?
New York Nights: Writing, Producing, and Performing in Gotham" explores the career and life of Nick Catalano, a man who has worked with countless comedians and musicians throughout his career from the highbrow works of Duke Ellington to the not-so-highbrow exploits of Jerry Seinfeld.
De Loof once proclaimed himself a scavenger with a good eye; his style was of major influence to galleries such as Belleza y Felicidad, an art outpost that successfully captured street vitality and highbrow collectors.
Highbrow goings on are afoot at Sainsbury's in south London this month, with offbeat drama troupe Teatro Vivo recreating Shakespeare's Sonnet 91.
MELVYNB ragg has sometimes been a figure of fun - not least because of his Spitting Image puppet - but we shouldn't underestimate his contribution to arts and culture, both populist and highbrow.
The fans at Stockport County are a bit more highbrow than that, and they have launched groundforapound.
com, a Web site full of highbrow investment advice, gives these tips on how to save $100 from daily routines.