In many states, the mentally ill or intellectually disabled could be sterilized.
When we did the studio visit I was just really blown away by her personally, intellectually and the work itself.
Instead, says Jamelle Bouie, he was condescending and intellectually dishonest.
"We would be intellectually dishonest if we didn't acknowledge the racial undertones in this case," he said.
Among the intellectually serious, it as about as worthy of respect.
His career is a typical example of the personally obscure and intellectually brilliant lives which the old monks lived.
intellectually I may make mistakes in deduction, but spiritually I cannot but find God.
It is doubtful whether the world furnishes a finer type of man, physically and intellectually, than the Irish gentleman.
Now, God and his father's fate made him intellectually inferior to the Oriental.
For this is a law as much morally or intellectually as physically.
late 14c., "grasped by the understanding" (rather than by the senses), from Old French intellectuel and directly from Latin intellectualis "relating to the understanding," from intellectus "discernment, understanding," from past participle stem of intelligere "to understand, discern" (see intelligence). Intellectual property attested from 1845. Other adjective formations included intellective (late 15c.), intellectile (1670s).
1590s, "mind, intellect," from intellectual (adj.); sense of "an intellectual person" is from 1650s. Related: Intellectuals.
A person who engages in academic study or critical evaluation of ideas and issues. (See intelligentsia.)