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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An intellectual.

Usage examples (34)
  • In spite of her love of reading she denied being an egghead
  • Stevenson too, was the original Left Wing, Progressive, "egghead" coined by Joe Alsop.
  • Les, here in Illinois you mention "egghead" and someone will quote:
  • The 'egghead' sneer was quickly dropped when Sputnik whooshed across for more
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