adjective. ['ˌɪntəˈlɛktʃuːəl, ˌɪnəˈlɛktʃuːəl'] of or associated with or requiring the use of the mind.
Words that Rhyme with Intellectual
How do you spell intellectual? Is it intelectual ?
A common misspelling of intellectual is intelectual
Example sentences of the word intellectual
Girona was an important center of intellectual thought during medieval times and boasts a bustling university.
Quotes containing the word intellectual
1. Wit - the salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out.
- Ambrose Bierce
2. Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.
- Christopher Morley
3. An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.
- Charles Bukowski
noun. a person who is uninterested in intellectual pursuits.
adjective. smug and ignorant and indifferent or hostile to artistic and cultural values.
noun. ['ˌɪntəˈlɛktʃuːəl, ˌɪnəˈlɛktʃuːəl'] a person who uses the mind creatively.
- clever Dick
- clever clogs
- scholarly person
- bel esprit
- wise man
- creative thinker
- unemotional person
adjective. ['ˌɪntəˈlɛktʃuːəl, ˌɪnəˈlɛktʃuːəl'] appealing to or using the intellect.
adjective. ['ˌɪntəˈlɛktʃuːəl, ˌɪnəˈlɛktʃuːəl'] involving intelligence rather than emotions or instinct.