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intelligent meaning

EN[ɪnˈtɛlɪdʒənt]
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  • AdjectiveCOMintelligenterCOMmore intelligentSUPintelligentestSUPmost intelligentSUF-ent
    1. Of high or especially quick cognitive capacity, bright.
      1. Anstruther laughed good-naturedly. “[…] I shall take out half a dozen intelligent maistries from our Press and get them to give our villagers instruction when they begin work and when they are in the fields.”
    2. Well thought-out, well considered.
      1. The engineer had a very intelligent design proposal for the new car. ‎
      2. The general devised an intelligent strategy for the southern campaign. ‎
    3. Characterized by thoughtful interaction.
      1. My girlfriend and I had an intelligent conversation. ‎
    4. Having the same level of brain power as mankind.
      1. The hunt for intelligent life. ‎
    5. Having an environment-sensing automatically-invoked built-in computer capability.
      1. An intelligent network or keyboard. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • In the current era of large surveys and massive data sets, autoclassification of astrophysical sources using intelligent algorithms is becoming increasingly important.
      • 2006 Paul A. LaViolette - Decoding the Message of the Pulsars: Intelligent Communication from the Galaxy - Page 98
      • "I worry sometimes," says Lyn, the overtherapized feminist in Lily Tomlin's The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe.

Meaning of intelligent for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "intelligent" is an adjective.
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