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culture vulture

n. Informal
A person with an avid or ostentatious interest in the arts.

culture vulture

n
informal a person considered to be excessively, and often pretentiously, interested in the arts

cul′ture vul`ture


n.
Informal.
a person who shows an extravagant or pretentious interest in the arts.
[1945–50]
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DUBLIN is now the cheapest city for culture vultures, according to a new report.
A new Lonely Planet guide has listed the capital that produced James Joyce, Samuel Beckett and Oscar Wilde as a must-see destination for culture vultures.
CULTURE VULTURES Duncan and supporters with the bid yesterday
Situated in between the coast and the ancient city of Rome the site is also great for culture vultures.
While you're there: [umlaut] Foodies will think they've gone to gourmet heaven at Borough Market (open Fridays and Saturdays) where stalls are brimming with all kinds of mouthwatering goodies, while culture vultures can feast on contemporary art at nearby Tate Modern and Britain.
CULTURE vultures will be in for a treat in September when Cadw opens the doors for free to a number of its historic sites.
The 10-day event, which is organised by the Culture Vultures Bahrain, will showcase artists' work and allow guests to see their studios.
Enabling this conversation is the Culture Vultures caravan of art-lovers, namely a bus that will take pre-registered visitors on designated routes to visit artists across the kingdom.
Now, the 74XCultureBus, a yellow-wrapped Munibus, allows culture vultures to walk from the Jewish Museum to SFMOMA for a ride across town to hit the California Academy of Science.
Whether a stage debut helps Pot Noodle reconnect with its core market of lonely blokes playing Nintendo in their underpants--rather than culture vultures and health-conscious supermodel types--remains to be seen.
The band's second album Culture Vultures is just out.
Orson will showcase songs from their debut album and new album Culture Vultures, including new single Ain't No Party.

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