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  • adj. Alternative form of middlebrow.


mid- +‎ brow (Wiktionary)


  • The moves underscore how serious the midbrow department store chain is in its commitment to expanding and improving its exclusive brands, which now account for 51 percent of its total revenue.

    The Seattle Times

  • The strong retail-store sales report reflected solid gains from merchants ranging from luxury retailer Nordstrom to midbrow Macy's Inc. to discounter Target Corp. reported solid sales gains. - News

  • I'm looking for a third professional path: one that accommodates the midbrow composer.


  • A broad array of merchants, from luxury retailer Nordstrom to midbrow Macy's Inc. and Limited Brands Inc. and discounter Target Corp., reported rising sales on Thursday that beat Wall Street analysts 'estimates.

    The News Tribune - Tacoma - - HOMEPAGE

  • Certainly it is the end of alternative comic books being published and racked in superhero convenience stores, ready to compete against the latest, badly-written Brian Bendis mess or overwrought midbrow Brian K. Vaughan effort.

    The ADD Blog at Comic Book Galaxy

  • Dana Buchman, known for career clothes with touches of animal prints that had been a mainstay at upscale department stores like Saks Fifth Avenue, has now been reinvented for more frugal shoppers at midbrow retailer Kohl's Corp.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local


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