1. knowledge and intellectual ability

- he has a keen intellect

Similar word(s): mind

Definition categories: thought, intelligence

2. the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination

Similar word(s): reason, understanding

Definition categories: thought, faculty, module

3. a person who uses the mind creatively

Similar word(s): intellectual

Definition categories: person, individual, mortal, somebody, someone, soul

Sentences with intellect as a noun:

- Intellect is one of man's greatest powers.

- They were chosen because of their outstanding intellect.

- Some of the world's leading intellects were meeting there.