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Meaning of “the thinking woman's/man's crumpet” in the English Dictionary

"the thinking woman's/man's crumpet" in British English

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the thinking woman's/man's crumpet

UK humorous a way of ​describing a man or a woman who is ​popular with the ​oppositesex because they are ​intelligent as well as being ​physicallyattractive: Paxman is ​surely the ​ultimate thinking woman's ​crumpet.
(Definition of the thinking woman's/man's crumpet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the thinking woman's/man's crumpet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 女人/男人眼里的香饽饽, 性感而又智慧的男人/女人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 女人/男人眼裡的香餑餑, 性感而有智慧的男人/女人…
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