HyperDic: donnish

English > 1 sense of the word donnish:
ADJECTIVEalldonnish, academic, pedanticmarked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects
English > donnish: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects.
Synonymsacademic, pedantic
Broaderscholarlycharacteristic of scholars or scholarship
Spanishpedante
Catalanpedant

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