English adjective: intelligent
|1.||intelligent having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree|
|Samples||Is there intelligent life in the universe?.|
An intelligent question.
|Similar||agile, apt, born, brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, innate, natural, nimble, prehensile, quick, ready, scintillating, searching, smart, smart as a whip, trenchant|
|See also||precocious, smart|
|2.||intelligent possessing sound knowledge|
|3.||intelligent exercising or showing good judgment|
A healthy fear of rattlesnakes.
The healthy attitude of French laws.
Healthy relations between labor and management.
An intelligent solution.
A sound approach to the problem.
No sound explanation for his decision.
|Synonyms||healthy, level-headed, levelheaded, sound|
|4.||intelligent endowed with the capacity to reason|