middlebrow

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n middlebrow someone who is neither a highbrow nor a lowbrow
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Usage


In news:

Is "Middlebrow" Still An Insult.
Guy Fieri's new American Kitchen and Bar, a middlebrow kind of place, got taken down hard by the New York Times last week.
The Crisis of the Middlebrow Movie.
Monster Mom Kristin Scott Thomas shines as a child killer in middlebrow French melodrama.
The Herald Square Macy's — New York's great middlebrow shopping mecca — is now, perhaps surprisingly, the place where high fashion meets high art.
Israel entered this 2011 family drama in the Academy Awards, and one might twit the movie's safe, middlebrow, apolitical story if the domestic nominees weren't also generally safe, middlebrow, and apolitical.
Given the right trappings, I'm a sucker for middlebrow Bard.
This is middlebrow awards bait.
Monster Mom Kristin Scott Thomas shines as a child killer in middlebrow French melodrama .
Book-Biz Bigwigs Relieved to Flee Middlebrow Marriott.
Lasse Hallstrom, director of such middlebrow touchstones as Chocolat (2000) and The Cider House Rules (1999), brings his art-house honey to this limp adaptation of a comic novel by Paul Torday.
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