Intellectual and Simple


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Intellectual adjective – Of or relating to the mind.
Usage example: intellectual pursuits such as reading and studying

Simple is an antonym for intellectual in very smart topic.
Nearby Words: intellect, intellection, intellectuality, intellective, intellectually
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Simple adjective – Lacking in education or the knowledge gained from books.
Usage example: the fact that he didn't go to college doesn't mean he's simple

Intellectual is an antonym for simple.
Nearby Words: simply, simplicity, simplify, simplified, simplification
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style intellectual style simple style
nature intellectual nature simple nature
puzzle intellectual puzzle simple puzzle
dog intellectual dog simple dog

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  • Often the criteria for being labelled a intellectual involved something as simple as happening to wear glasses or looking "scholarly."
    Source: Dumb Is Good
  • It easily succeeds on breaking pretty much all "conventions" of this thing called literature.Hopscotch is meant to be more of an intellectual experience for the reader than a simple "book".
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