Abstract and Intellectual


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Abstract adjective – Dealing with or expressing a quality or idea.
Usage example: the book deals with abstract matters such as honesty and integrity on the job as well as practical subjects such as asking for a raise

Intellectual is a synonym for abstract in theoretical topic. In some cases you can use "Intellectual" instead an adjective "Abstract", when it comes to topics like conceptual.
Nearby Words: abstracted, abstraction, abstractedly, abstractedness, abstractive
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Intellectual adjective – Much given to learning and thinking.
Abstract is a synonym for intellectual in rational topic. Sometimes you can use "Abstract" instead an adjective "Intellectual".
Nearby Words: intellect, intellection, intellectuality, intellective, intellectually
Synonyms for Intellectual

Things that words describes

character abstract character intellectual character
style abstract style intellectual style
point abstract point intellectual point
nature abstract nature intellectual nature
Other nouns: figure, characters, level, language, side, works.

Both words in one sentence

  • Useful Notes / Dichter and Denker And for most of the 19th century, Germany really was more of an abstract concept talked about by intellectual elites than an everyday reality like Britain or France.
  • In those works, you can expect him to be more concerned with abstract equations or other intellectual problems than with the real human beings around him.
  • Blade-of-Grass Cut Intellectual montage is the colliding of two unrelated shots in order to arrive at an understanding of an abstract concept or message.
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