intelligence intelligence  /ɪn ˈtɛ lə dʒəns/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
  2. (n) a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy
  3. (n) secret information about an enemy (or potential enemy)
  4. (n) information about recent and important events
  5. (n) the operation of gathering information about an enemy

Usage(s):

  1. A Frenchman, the psychologist Alfred Binet, published the first standardized test of human intelligence in 1905.
  2. The intelligence community's other ventures into social media have been less successful.
  3. In October an intelligence alert went out to a small number of government agencies, including the Energy Department's top-secret Nuclear Emergency Search Team, based in Nevada.

News

  1. Intelligence community gives fuller justification for data collection

    The intelligence community has provided Congress additional counterterrorism justification for the government's controversial stockpiles of telephone and Internet records.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse

  2. Intelligence community provides fuller justification for data collection

    (CNN) -– The intelligence community has provided Congress additional counterterrorism justification for the government’s controversial stockpiles of telephone and Internet records. The document reveals officials searched the database that holds telephone metadata fewer than 300 times last year, according to a document prepared by the intelligence community for members of Congress and provided to ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CNN Political Ticker

  3. US intelligence officials: 'Dozens' of terror plots disrupted by NSA surveillance

    U.S. intelligence officials said Saturday that National Security Agency surveillance programs have disrupted "dozens" of terrorist plots in the U.S. and more than 20 countries around the world.The statement about the thwarted plots was cleared for release by U.S. officials late Saturday afternoon after requests by Senate Intelligence Committee chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein that intelligence agency ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

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Quotes

  1. Mendes, who made her his Tony-award winning Sally Bowles in his Broadway version of Cabaret, said: "Natasha combined the best of Redgrave and Richardson: the enormous depth and emotional force of a great actor on the one hand, and the intelligence...
    on Mar 19, 2009 By: Sam Mendes Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "This was not a failure to collect intelligence," Obama said, "it was a failure to integrate and understand the intelligence that we already had. ..........That's not acceptable, and I will not tolerate it."
    on Jan 5, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Jerusalem Post

  3. "The documents released Monday clearly demonstrated that the individuals subjected to enhanced interrogation techniques provided the bulk of intelligence we gained about al Qaeda," Cheney said in a written statement. "This intelligence saved...
    on Aug 25, 2009 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: Waco Tribune Herald

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