Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n.pl. People interested in culture and cultural activities.

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  • n. Well-educated people who are interested in cultural activities.

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  • n. people interested in culture and cultural activities

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

cultur(e) + (liter)ati.

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Blend of culture and literati

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