Traducción de ivory tower en Español:

ivory tower

torre de marfil, n.


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    torre de marfil femenino
    • I'm not going to an ivory tower to write reports and articles for other academics.
    • Rhythm and movement are everywhere in India, like air and water, and affect even the most prosaic shopkeeper in the bazaar or the academic in his ivory tower.
    • Robbie Johnson had cornered a timid young lecturer and was educating him about the nature of the real world outside the ivory tower.
    • His views are shaped by regular trips on the beat, recognising it is not enough to sit ‘in my ivory tower pontificating about the sociology of drug abuse’.
    • Some of us would enjoy the ivory tower only too much, and there is plenty of self-interest on the part of academics who want to return to it.