One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘you can never tell with these quiet, donnish types’
scholarly, studious, academic, scholastic, bookish, book-loving, intellectual, erudite, educated, learned, serious, earnest, thoughtful, cerebral, highbrow
informal brainy, egghead
British informal swotty
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