Translation of middlebrow in Spanish:


medianamente cultivado, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈmɪdlˌbraʊ//ˈmɪd(ə)lbraʊ/


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    (tastes/public) medianamente cultivado
    (reading) de nivel intelectual medio
    • They do not like things that the vast middle class, middlebrow population likes.
    • These are sometimes referred to as romantic novels, but actually, as I understand it, they were more in the nature of middlebrow novels about middle-class family life.
    • I know of no rational argument which convinces me that plays that are enjoyed and discussed by intellectuals are any better than plays which entertain a middlebrow audience.
    • No thoughtful reader today would dismiss them as predominantly insipid or expressing nothing beyond a contemporary middlebrow understanding.
    • I wish that the middlebrow worshippers of the simple would read the nursery rhymes in the light of their original meaning!