INTELLECTUAL MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Intellectual Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Relating to the understanding; treating of the mind; as, intellectual philosophy, sometimes called "mental" philosophy.
  2. (a.) Belonging to, or performed by, the intellect; mental; as, intellectual powers, activities, etc.
  3. (n.) The intellect or understanding; mental powers or faculties.
  4. (a.) Endowed with intellect; having the power of understanding; having capacity for the higher forms of knowledge or thought; characterized by intelligence or mental capacity; as, an intellectual person.
  5. (a.) Suitable for exercising the intellect; formed by, and existing for, the intellect alone; perceived by the intellect; as, intellectual employments.


Synonyms:
Cerebral, Intellect, Noetic, Rational,

• Intellectualize Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To treat in an intellectual manner; to discuss intellectually; to reduce to intellectual form; to express intellectually; to idealize.
  2. (v. t.) To endow with intellect; to bestow intellectual qualities upon; to cause to become intellectual.


• Intellectualism Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The doctrine that knowledge is derived from pure reason.
  2. (n.) Intellectual power; intellectuality.


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