intellectual aura

in·tel·lec·tu·al au·ra

a dreamy, detached, or reminiscent aura.
Synonym(s): reminiscent aura
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Despite his somewhat intellectual aura and office attic filled with voluminous tones about film and literature, he's always hoping for a big commercial hit.
Sven is also in the ranks of the foreign football managers who have come to Britain in the past few years and seem to have a more intellectual aura around them.