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ADJECTIVE (4)

1. having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree;
- Example: "is there intelligent life in the universe?"
- Example: "an intelligent question"

2. possessing sound knowledge;
- Example: "well-informed readers"
[syn: intelligent, well-informed]

3. exercising or showing good judgment;
- Example: "healthy scepticism"
- Example: "a healthy fear of rattlesnakes"
- Example: "the healthy attitude of French laws"
- Example: "healthy relations between labor and management"
- Example: "an intelligent solution"
- Example: "a sound approach to the problem"
- Example: "sound advice"
- Example: "no sound explanation for his decision"
[syn: healthy, intelligent, levelheaded, level-headed, sound]

4. endowed with the capacity to reason;
[syn: intelligent, reasoning(a), thinking(a)]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Intelligent \In*tel"li*gent\, a. [L. intelligens, intellegens, -entis, p. pr. of intelligere, intellegere, to perceive; inter between + legere to gather, collect, choose: cf. F. intelligent. See Legend.] [1913 Webster] 1. Endowed with the faculty of understanding or reason; as, man is an intelligent being. [1913 Webster] 2. Possessed of a high level of intelligence, education, or judgment; knowing; sensible; skilled; exhibiting high intelligence; as, an intelligent young man; an intelligent architect; an intelligent answer. [1913 Webster] 3. Cognizant; aware; communicative. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Intelligent of seasons. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Which are to France the spies and speculations Intelligent of our state. --Shak. Syn: Sensible; understanding. See Sensible. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

intelligent adj 1: having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree; "is there intelligent life in the universe?"; "an intelligent question" [ant: stupid, unintelligent] 2: possessing sound knowledge; "well-informed readers" [syn: intelligent, well-informed] 3: exercising or showing good judgment; "healthy scepticism"; "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"; "sound advice"; "no sound explanation for his decision" [syn: healthy, intelligent, levelheaded, level-headed, sound] 4: endowed with the capacity to reason [syn: intelligent, reasoning(a), thinking(a)]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

94 Moby Thesaurus words for "intelligent": acute, adroit, alert, all-knowing, apperceptive, appercipient, apprehending, apprehensive, apt, astute, au fait, aware, brainy, bright, brilliant, canny, cerebral, clever, cognizant, comprehending, conceptive, conceptual, conscious, consequent, cunning, discerning, discursive, docile, educable, endopsychic, enlightened, erudite, facile, formable, gifted, ideational, impressionable, ingenious, insightful, instructable, intellectual, internal, keen, knowing, knowledgeable, logical, malleable, mental, mindful, moldable, motivated, noetic, noological, not so dumb, omniscient, perceptive, percipient, perspicacious, phrenic, plastic, pliable, prehensile, psychic, psychologic, quick, quick-witted, rational, ready, reasonable, reasoning, receptive, ripe for instruction, sagacious, sage, sane, savvy, schoolable, sensible, sharp, shrewd, smart, sophic, sound, spiritual, strong-minded, subjective, susceptible, teachable, thinking, thirsty for knowledge, trainable, understanding, willing, wise