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double-dome

[duhb-uh l-dohm] /ˈdʌb əlˌdoʊm/
noun, Informal.
1.
an intellectual; egghead.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
Related forms
double-domed, adjective
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Slang definitions & phrases for double dome

double dome

modifier

: None of your double-dome pomp, please

noun

An intellectual; scholar; egghead: Princeton, nj, where the double domes congregate

verb

: legitimate double-doming I suppose, but totally without fact (1930s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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