That was most comfortable for him intellectually and the safest course with his various constituencies.
In many states, the mentally ill or intellectually disabled could be sterilized.
Waterstones looked to them to be intellectually pretentious and far too pleased with themselves.
When we did the studio visit I was just really blown away by her personally, intellectually and the work itself.
Musically, intellectually, aesthetically, Questlove emerges as one of the good guys.
His career is a typical example of the personally obscure and intellectually brilliant lives which the old monks lived.
The strong man, intellectually, cultivates the society of his superiors.
It is doubtful whether the world furnishes a finer type of man, physically and intellectually, than the Irish gentleman.
Socially, morally, and intellectually, France was at the lowest ebb.
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.)