Meaning of “lowbrow” in the English Dictionary

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"lowbrow" in British English

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lowbrowadjective

uk /ˈləʊ.braʊ/ us /ˈloʊ.braʊ/ mainly disapproving

(of entertainment) not complicated or demanding much intelligence to be understood:

He regards the sort of books I read as very lowbrow.
I like a lowbrow action movie once in a while.

(Definition of “lowbrow” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lowbrow" in American English

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lowbrowadjective

us /ˈloʊˌbrɑʊ/ disapproving

(of literature, art, music, movies, or plays) not serious and intended for people who do not know much about these forms of art, or (of people) not intelligent and not knowing a lot about such things:

lowbrow tastes
lowbrow readers

(Definition of “lowbrow” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)