Definition of 'donnish'
Example sentences containing 'donnish'
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It is now an unfashionable idea that seems donnish and patronising. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is written with elegance and sometimes donnish wit, but it is very far from being a book for specialists. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My own view of that donnish existence left me with admiration for a kind, generous, man. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Rarely. donnish is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of donnish from the Collins English Dictionary
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