intellectual

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French psychologist remembered for his studies of the intellectual development of children (1857-1911) Alfred Binet , Binet
person who is uninterested in intellectual pursuits anti-intellectual , lowbrow , philistine
studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills) arts , humanistic discipline , humanities , liberal arts
doctrine that through renunciation of worldly pleasures it is possible to achieve a high spiritual or intellectual state asceticism
intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas astuteness , deepness , depth , profoundness , profundity
lack of normal development of intellectual capacities backwardness , mental retardation , retardation , slowness , subnormality
woman having literary or intellectual interests bas bleu , bluestocking
novel about moral, intellectual development of youth bildungsroman
group of artists and writers with real or pretended artistic or intellectual aspirations and usually an unconventional life style bohemia
depletion or loss of intellectual and technical personnel brain drain
someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality brain , brainiac , Einstein , genius , mastermind
intellectual breadth capaciousness , roominess
intellectual rather than emotional cerebral
educated and intellectual elite clerisy , intelligentsia
intellectual who is ostentatiously and irritatingly knowledgeable clever clogs , clever Dick
party or gathering of social or intellectual crowd conversazione , salon
important intellectual creative thinker , mind , thinker
kind of intellectual who converts messages from a code to plain text decipherer , decoder
degree of psychological or intellectual profundity depth
intellectual; a very studious and academic person egghead
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