intellectually intellectually  /ˌɪn tə ˈlɛk tʃu ə li/


  • (adv) in an intellectual manner


  1. Spiro Agnew says his is 135, which puts him well into the ranks of the intellectually superior.
  2. I think there's a difference between people who are intellectually curious and people who are intellectually haughty.
  3. I've known Newt Gingrich for about 20 years now and I've always enjoyed him intellectually, but detested him politically.


  1. 21-Year-Old Babysitter Charged With Having Sex With 11-Year-Old

    A 21-year-old Florida babysitter has been charged with having sex with an 11-year-old child she was hired to take care of. Megan Nicole Hayes of Rockledge was arrested Thursday on felony charges of sexual battery of a child under the age of 12. According to Hayes’ father, she is intellectually challenged and does not know... Read more » 21-Year-Old Babysitter Charged With Having Sex With 11-Year ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. Pennsylvania Ballet in a satisfying spring finale

    The Pennsylvania Ballet closes its 2013 spring season with an artistically varied program that is emotionally and intellectually satisfying. At the Academy of Music on Thursday night, the curtain rose on 12 dancers, backs to the audience, walking forward, taking steps back, making half-turns, adding more dance moves until they broke rank.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

  3. College Dropout Wants To Teach Everyone How To 'Hack' Their Education

    "College wasn't intellectually stimulating."
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Insider via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "Pat's culture war speech at the Republican convention hit me right between the eyes," said Maddow, MSNBC's new star and a lesbian. "He was, without euphemism, declaring that my own country was at war with me. I get it intellectually and...
    on Oct 5, 2008 By: Rachel Maddow Source: FOXNews

  2. "That's not young," Mr. Lowery said when told Mr. Jealous was 35, pointing out that the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was 26 when he led the Montgomery bus boycott. "I wouldn't say he's too young. He's an emotionally and intellectually mature...
    on May 17, 2008 By: Joseph Lowery Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. ...Kmiec, a Pepperdine University law professor and former Reagan administration official who backed Democrat Barack Obama this year, said that at a recent conference Stevens showed he "is as intellectually able as ever."
    on Nov 29, 2008 By: Douglas Kmiec Source: International Herald Tribune

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