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intellectual meaning

EN[ˌɪntəˈlɛktʃuəl]
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  • An intellectual is the man or woman who engages in critical study, thought, and reflection about the reality of society, and proposes solutions for the normative problems of society,
  • In a society, the intellectuals constitute the intelligentsia, a status class organised either by ideology (the conservative, fascist, progressive, reactionary, revolutionary, democratic, communist intellectuals, et al.
  • In the late 19th century, during the Dreyfus Affair (1894–1906), an identity crisis of antisemitic nationalism for the French Third Republic (1870–1940), the reactionary anti-Dreyfusards (Maurice Barrès, Ferdinand Brunetière,
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      1. en intellectually
      2. en intellectuall
      3. en intellectuals
      4. fr intellectualisé
      5. en intellectualise
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      Grammatically, this word "intellectual" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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