Intellectual and Ignorant


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Intellectual adjective – Much given to learning and thinking.
Usage example: as the daughter of college professors, she's used to being around intellectual people

Ignorant is an antonym for intellectual in topics: scholarly, very smart.
Nearby Words: intellect, intellection, intellectuality, intellective, intellectually
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Ignorant adjective – Lacking in education or the knowledge gained from books.
Usage example: they may be poor, ignorant farmers, but they are not stupid

Intellectual is an antonym for ignorant.
Nearby Words: ignored, ignorance
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man intellectual man ignorant man
nature intellectual nature ignorant nature
characters intellectual characters ignorant characters
genius intellectual genius ignorant genius
Other nouns: bully.
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