It is flawlessly crafted, intelligently constructed, strongly acted, and spellbinding.
When Rush Limbaugh said that he wanted President Obama to fail, he was intelligently explaining his own interests.
Each health risk was presented honestly and intelligently with a confidential interval.
c.1500, a back-formation from intelligence or else from Latin intelligentem (nominative intelligens), present participle of intelligere, earlier intellegere (see intelligence). Intelligent design, as a name for an alternative to atheistic cosmology and the theory of evolution, is from 1999. Related: Intelligently.