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Another word for intellectual

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Adjective
  1. Appealing to or engaging the intellect

    See also:

    thoughts

  2. Having or showing intelligence, often of a high order

    See also:

    ability

Noun
  1. A person of great mental ability

      1. One who devotes much time to thought or meditation.
      2. One who thinks or reasons in a certain way:
      1. The part or faculty of a person by which one feels, perceives, thinks, remembers, desires, and imagines:
      2. A person of great mental ability:
      3. Individual consciousness, memory, or recollection:
      1. The ability to learn and reason; the capacity for knowledge and understanding:
      2. A person's individual ability to think and reason:
      3. A person of great intellectual ability:
      1. The portion of the vertebrate central nervous system that is enclosed within the cranium, continuous with the spinal cord, and composed of gray matter and white matter. It is the primary center for the regulation and control of bodily activities, receiving and interpreting sensory impulses, and transmitting information to the muscles and body organs. It is also the seat of consciousness, thought, memory, and emotion.
      2. A functionally similar portion of the invertebrate nervous system.
      3. Intellectual ability; intellect:
    See also:

    ability

Another word for intellectual

Modifier
      1. Given to, characterized by, or resulting from the habitual reading of books; studious.
      2. Relying chiefly on book learning rather than practical experience; impractical or unworldly:
      3. Literary, formal, or erudite. Used of language.
      1. Having intelligence:
      2. Having a high degree of intelligence; mentally acute:
      3. Showing sound judgment and rationality:
      1. Of or relating to the brain or cerebrum.
      2. Appealing to or requiring the use of the intellect; intellectual rather than emotional:
      1. Of or relating to the mind; intellectual:
      2. Executed or performed by the mind; existing in the mind:
      3. Emotionally upset; crazed: